Glass Beads Acrylic Texture Gel Effects Painting MediumTexture: Thick Gel With BeadsSheen: GlossyRelative Opacity: Transparent An acrylic medium body gel that contains clear, round aggregates that dry to a semi-gloss, reflective ("bubbly") surface. For most dramatic reflective effects, mix with transparent or translucent colors or apply straight from container over dried paint. For reflective textural glazes, mix with Liquitex® Gloss Medium & Varnish and small amounts of Liquitex Soft Body Artist Color. Suitable as a ground for acrylic and oil paint. Works well with brush application. Application Apply with different tools i.e. palette knife, trowel, paint brush or cake decorating tips to produce different effects. Mix acrylic paint into Liquitex Texture Gel or let gel dry and paint on top. Mix with Liquitex Gloss Medium & Varnish to produce textured glazes. Add Liquitex Gel Medium or Heavy Gel Medium when using additional aggregates (such as sand) to avoid brittleness. Varnish with care to avoid foaming or clouding, spray apply where possible. General Information Contains specific aggregates, which produce a variety of unique textural, dimensional and reflective effects, when mixed with acrylic paint. All 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. Liquitex Texture Gels are lightweight, non-toxic and dry to a water resistant, non-yellowing surface.