Learn to paint in Acrylic paints - Step by Step
Several individuals have noted that acrylics seem to be absorbed by the surface of the substrate, whether canvas, faux canvas, or paper. Gesso surfaces are porous by nature, and the water does sometimes seem to prefer the gesso to the paint! There is, however, a very easy fix that works on all substrates, and chance are you already have some in your painting area.
The magic potion is matte medium. Give the painting surface a complete coat of matte medium and then let it dry overnight…Continue