High Solid Gels (L-R: Gloss, Matte) are similar in body to Extra Heavy Gels. Because they contain less water and more acrylic solids, they shrink less than other gels. They blend well with colours and will retain brush strokes upon drying. The thickness of the gels holds high peaks, useful for simulating oil paint behaviour. Contains less water and more acrylic solids, so it shrinks less than other gels: Available in gloss and matte.
Gels are colourless paint composed of 100% acrylic polymers similar to acrylic paint. They can also act as adhesives in collage and mixed media that dry to form continuous films, offering excellent flexibility and resistance to chemicals, water, and ultraviolet light.