Liquitex Gloss Varnish is a popular artists’ ground and sealer for all absorbent surfaces that will readily accept paint. Low viscosity-very fluid. Produces a Gloss finish. Does not drastically reduce color depth as does Matte Medium. Water soluble when wet. Good chemical and water resistance when dry. Dry to a non-tacky, hard, flexible surface that is resistant to retention of dirt. Resist discoloring (non-yellowing, non-fogging) due to humidity, heat and ultraviolet light. Depending upon substrate, allows moisture to pass through (breathable).
Liquitex Gloss Varnish is will not crack as surface expands and contracts during temperature and humidity changes. Applicable for any acrylic painted surface (flexible and rigid) on canvas, paper, wood, stone, Plexiglas, etc. Not for use over oil paint. Flexible, archival, non-yellowing and water resistant when dry. For interior use only. This product is an essential for any collection of acrylic painting supplies.