It acts as the main intermixing medium in acrylic painting when its rich buttery consistency is required for impasto work, 3-dimensional extrapolations, multi-layer work and heavy, smooth or textural glazes.
When dry, it maintains the structure, brushstrokes and textural effects of undiluted Matisse Structure colours. Its inherent firm and buttery consistency makes it ideal for application by palette knife in order to achieve heavily textured grounds.
- The gel acts as a transparent extender for glazes or a transparent impasto for 3D applications.
- Thick and buttery consistency.
- It can be mixed with a wide range of mediums making it a versatile medium itself.