Liquitex Professional Airbrush Medium 8oz

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Liquitex Professional Acylic Mediums Airbrush Medium - Adjust color and mediums to a water-like state ready for airbrush application.

  • Size 8oz/237ml
  • Use with: Acrylic paints & mediums
  • Use on: All acrylic-friendly surfaces
  • Techniques: Airbrushing & spraying, Staining, Fine detail

What it does:
-Pre-filtered and pre-reduced to thin all consistencies of acrylic paint and mediums ready for spray techniques
-Reduces airbrush clogging and paint build-up around nozzle
-Increases transparency
-Makes paint behave like a watercolor, wash or stain
-Slightly extends open time
-Mixes well with other mediums to adjust body and handling qualities
-Maintains acrylic stability, paint adhesion, durability and archival quality
-Ideal for dry and hot climates

How to use it:
-Fully intermixable with all Liquitex products
-Start by using in a 1:1 ratio with Soft Body Acrylic or Acrylic Ink, adjusting levels according to color chosen as each varies due to pigment size and and concentration
-Airbrush nozzle size and spraying pressure will determine your ratio, so experiment to get the optimum mix
-Stir gently until the mixture is fully blended - if bubbles appear, leave it to sit while the bubbles rise and disappear
-If using with Heavy Body, strain once mixed to remove any particles of undissolved color
-Clean out immediately after use before acrylic has a chance to dry

How not to use it:
-Do not allow paint to dry in the airbrush - always wash it through with warm soapy water, a water/ammonia mixture, airbrush cleaner or alcohol
-Do not shake
-Do not use with any non-acrylic media

The Cincinnati, Ohio based company Permanent Pigments created Liquitex, the first water-based acrylic paint for artists in 1955.  The name Liquitex stands for "Liquid texture."  The Liquitex brand has been at the forefront of paint ever since, leading the industry with a number of firsts, Gloss and Matte Meduims, Hue colours in place of more expensive pigments, iridescent acrylics and many more.


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