Matte medium

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There are many brands of matte medium you can buy, but most look similar to this one available in our online craft store.

What is matte medium?

Matte medium is a kind of acrylic polymer medium that can be used to extend paints, increase translucency, and decrease gloss for a matte finish. It can be mixed with acrylic paints for thinning and glazing, or serve as an adhesive for mixed-media artwork.

Matte medium uses

If you already know how to use gel medium, you will know that mixing mediums changes the texture of the paint with which you are working. To find out more about matte medium and other essential mixed media art studio supplies, download our free ebook.

For more inspiration, follow Cloth Paper Scissors' Mixed Media Supplies board on Pinterest.

See also: fixative, xpandaprint, gel medium

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