• Natural Sand

    Acrylic Texture Gel

  • Effects Painting Medium
    Texture: Thick with Fine Sand
    Sheen: Satin
    Relative Opacity: Opaque

    • A finely textured gel that dries to a surface similar to glossy "beach sand". 
    • Very effective ground for acrylic and oil paints, oil pastel, pastel and graphite when delicate marks and blending are necessary. 
    • Works well with brush 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. 
    • 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 varnish 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. 

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