Black Lava Acrylic Texture Medium Effects Painting MediumTexture: Thick Lava FlakesSheen: SatinRelative Opacity: Opaque A black speckled gel that contains small, flat, hexagonal shaped dark aggregates. Appear grey when wet but dry to give the effect of ground, dry, black lava. When mixed with transparent and translucent colors, black speckled quality is most apparent. Mix with Liquitex Interference Paint for dramatic color effects. Application Apply with different tools i.e. palette knife, trowel, paint brush or cake decorating tips to produce different effects. Mix Liquitex acrylic paint into Liquitex Texture Gel or let gel dry and paint on top. Mix with Liquitex Gloss Medium & Varnish to produce textured glazes. As most Liquitex Texture Gels are translucent very small amounts of paint are needed Add Liquitex Gel Medium or Heavy Gel Medium when using additional aggregates (such as sand) to avoid brittleness. Liquitex Texture Gels can be thinned with small amounts of water if necessary. Varnish with care to avoid foaming or clouding, spray apply if possible. General Information Contains specific aggregates, which produce a variety of unique textural, dimensional and reflective effects, when mixed with acrylic paint. All Liquitex Texture Gels may be intermixed to increase the variety of possible textures. Formulated for maximum flexibility and adhesion, will not chip or crack on canvas. Can be applied to any material or surface that will accept traditional acrylic media, such as canvas, paper, wood, etc. Texture Gels are lightweight, non-toxic and dry to a water resistant, non-yellowing surface.