Silkscreen
Medium

Enhance workability of
acrylics when printing

1/3

1/3

Mix this slow-drying medium with acrylic paint to make colors suitable for screen printing.

Sizes
8oz/237ml
What it does
  • Improves color flow allowing you to print in more detail
  • Slows the drying process, giving you more time to print
  • Lowers viscosity of heavier body paints to make the optimum texture for printing
  • Extends color without affecting its acrylic stability
  • Maintains color opacity
  • Maintains paint adhesion, durability and archival quality
How to use it
  • Mix 1-2 parts of acrylic color with 1 part medium
  • For maximum opacity, use opaque colors or add white before adding medium (this may result in a lighter color)
  • In warm conditions, use 1 part color to 1 part medium
  • Clean your screen and equipment promptly after use
  • Fully compatible with all Liquitex products
How not to use it
  • Do not let your color dry on the screen

Take a closer look

Take a closer look at Silkscreen Medium in action: from mixing with color to applying it to the screen, then on to the end result, the print.

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