At Art to Art, you can choose from a wide selection of drying mediums to suit your artistic needs. Our acrylic retarder mediums increase the working time of your artist paints, leaving more time for fine details, layering and smooth blending techniques.
Unleash your creativity and purchase our mediums online today, and receive free shipping when you spend over $100. Get same day dispatch Australia-wide. Buy now and pay later with Afterpay. In need of more art supplies? We supply a wide variety of pouring mediums , gloss gel mediums and matte mediums.
What is the retarder medium used for?
Retarder medium is used to slow the drying time of acrylic paint, so artists can achieve watercolouring, hard edge and stain painting techniques.
Can I use a pouring medium as a retarder?
No, pouring mediums are used to increase the fluidity of the paints whilst retarder mediums are used to increase the drying time.
How long does retarder gel medium take to dry?
Slow mediums take between 30 minutes to 2 hours to dry, depending on the thickness of the application.
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Enhance the vibrancy of your acrylic paint with a matte medium from Art to Art. These acrylic mediums are a favourite among artists as they reduce sheen, whilst increasing transparency and fluidity. Choose from trusted brands including Mod Podge, Golden, and Matisse. Buy acrylic matte mediums online and get free shipping when you spend over $100. Same day dispatch Australia-wide.
Fluid mediums are the perfect choice for artists looking to achieve a matte finish. They slow the drying time when added to acrylic colours, making it ideal for glazing and blending techniques.
For increased paint flow and a semi-gloss effect, simply mix with a gloss medium. Matte gel mediums are not only great for acrylic paint, they can also be used as glue for mixed media projects.
Buy fluid matte mediums in Australia from Art to Art. Get same day dispatch and free shipping on orders when you spend over $100. Before you go, don’t forget to check out our other mediums including, pouring mediums and retarder gel mediums.
What does matte medium do?
Matte gel mediums create a clear base on a canvas, which improves the flow of paint and acts as an adhesive to stick objects onto a painting.
Can I use matte medium as a varnish?
Yes, you can use matte gel mediums as a varnish on your acrylic paintings. But, please be aware that some colours may lose their visual intensity and clarity.
Is gel medium the same as matte medium?
No, they are not the same. Matte mediums create a matte finish on paintings while gel mediums are used to achieve a variety of textures and techniques such as impasto.