Fun, playful abstract painting technique using pouring medium and acrylic inks.
Gessoed canvas or panel
squeeze bottle or mixing cup
pouring medium http://goo.gl/kjhqo8
soft body or fluid acrylics for tinting p pouring medium
acrylic inks (I’m using phthalo blue, vivid lime green and deep turquoise here.)
1:13 mix soft body or fluid paint with pouring medium
2:34 Pour mixture of pouring medium and paint on canvas however you like.
4:00 drop inks into the puddles of pouring medium and watch them over time.
4:19 Remember to GENTLY shake acrylic inks to disperse settled pigment particles throughout the binder.
Everyone can enjoy the effects of color and movement regardless of training or experience in drawing or painting.
time lapse of what happens to the inks over 15 minutes.
how to use pouring medium:
how to keep the canvas level here:
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