Sennelier Abstract Acrylic Gesso is a white universal primer that provides good coverage and can be applied to non-oily painting surfaces such as canvas, paper and wood. For canvases, a sizing coat is necessary before application of the Gesso primer. It can be used as it is or diluted with water (80/90% Gesso to 20/10% water according to the desired consistency. It can be applied in its natural white or tinted by pre-mixing it with Sennelier acrylic colours. It penetrates the surface and allows good paint adhesion. Sennelier gesso is suitable for many techniques; acrylic, oil, watercolour, tempera, egg tempera, casein and gouache. For acrylic, one layer is sufficient. For oil, two layers are recommended.
Sennelier Abstract Acrylic Mediums are the perfect companion to your Sennelier Abstract Acrylic paints. Packaged in the same innovative pouch, these mediums can be easily resealed meaning they won't dry out and there will be no waste.
Now available in 120ml and 500ml pouches.
Good quality gesso. Josette Gresty (Montgomery, United Kingdom) on 15 May 2020
I like the package but I have not yet plumbed the depths. S. J. Rogers (Marlborough, United Kingdom) on 4 Aug 2020
An excellent way of dispensing the gesso. Kevin Scully (Thatcham, United Kingdom) on 17 Jun 2020