What is the ratio of Liquitex pouring medium to paint?
Prepare your colours first in empty pots by mixing approximately one tablespoon of Liquitex Acrylic with one cup of Liquitex Pouring Medium.
The ratio of paint to Pouring Medium may differ slightly if you are using inks or another brand of acrylic paint (student quality acrylic paints will require more colour)..
How do you dilute acrylic paint for pouring?
To get an even surface when pouring, mix fluid acrylics with Pouring Medium (Buy from Amazon) in a ratio of 1 cup of pouring medium to 1 tablespoon of paint.
How much pouring medium do you add to paint?
Pre-mix paint and pouring medium in your mixing cups using 1/2 tablespoon of colour to 1/2 cup of medium as a basic ratio. Make smaller or larger batches, adjusting the ratio as necessary. Adding more paint will increase opacity, whereas adding more medium will increase transparency. Mix slowly to avoid air bubbles.
What can you substitute for pouring medium?
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How much pouring medium do you add to acrylic paint?
1. Mix approximately one tablespoon of your preferred acrylic paint color with 1 cup of Liquitex pouring medium. The ratio of pouring medium and acrylic paint may vary. If you are using student grade acrylic paint you may need to add extra paint into your pouring mix to boost the color.