Matisse Structure – Brilliant colours, unique formula.
Matisse Structure Formula is a rich impasto paint most like oil paint. Matisse Structure Formula paint is ideal for application with a brush or palette knife for striking textured effects or combined with the range of Matisse Mediums for exceptional flexibility of application and finish. The intense, vibrant colours of the Structure Formula paints cover the full colour spectrum, including several uniquely Australian colours.
Only the finest quality pigments and ingredients are selected for the Matisse range of premium acrylic colours. All have the highest lightfastness rating of ASTM I or II and are archival quality – so you can create with confidence knowing your artwork will stand the test of time. Each are fully compatible with the range of Matisse Artists Mediums working together to create a highly versatile painting system for all artists.
Application - Applied undiluted by brush or knife it gives a rich deep impasto finish. The colours may be thinned with water for washes and striking watercolour effects.
Mediums - Matisse artists painting mediums make the very versatile Matisse Structure and Flow Formulas even more versatile. Use MM2 Impasto Medium for structure and MM4 Gel Medium for brilliant high gloss glazes. Use MM5 Matt Medium or MM7 Polymer Gloss Varnish for adjusting surface sheen.
Acrylics & Oils - Acrylics can be painted under oil paints but not over the top of them, and acrylics should not be mixed with oil paints. If you want your acrylics to behave more like oils, you may be interested in Matisse MM31 Open Medium.