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Author Topic: Best finish for acrylics?  (Read 1011 times)

Offline pops

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Best finish for acrylics?
« on: March 06, 2016, 04:32:31 PM »
Looking for recommendations on best finish to put on figures painted with acrylics.  Would use varnish except I took the easy way out with face painting and used flesh wash.  Varnish would make the faces way too dark I think.
I appreciate any input and ideas.
Thanks
« Last Edit: March 06, 2016, 04:34:49 PM by pops »

Offline Ballardian

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Re: Best finish for acrylics?
« Reply #1 on: March 06, 2016, 05:18:33 PM »
A decent model varnish shouldn't darken the finish noticeably - I've use Vallejo's varnishes for a while with no problems, the matt is very flat & they shouldn't change the tones in your paintwork.

 

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