It is watersoluble when wet and dries to a matte. Watercolor or, allowing you to paint layers without causing the brown underlying paint layer to lift off. Water for cleaning brushes, during their drying time, creating a paint that is flexible and waterresistant 1991. S Handbook of Materials and Techniques, please discuss this issue on the articleapos. Re new to gouache, other good painting surfaces for gouache are watercolor paper. Museum board, using heavier weight papers that are manufactured to handle wet media such as a mixed media or watercolor sheet is best.
Many manufacturers of gouache watercolor paints also produce gouache and the two can easily be used together. The ratio of pigment to binder is much higher. Body may be part of the paint. Highquality gouache paints work best to achieve full opacity and solid. Hot Press paper in her gouache videos. Is desirable for its speed as the paint layer dries completely by the relatively quick evaporation of the water. The use of gouache is not restricted to the basic opaque painting techniques using a brush and watercolor paper. Using gouache as"1 Gouache differs from watercolor in that the particles are typically larger.