Winsor & Newton Gum Arabic Solution Gum Arabic increases watercolor brilliancy, gloss, and transparency, giving greater depth to each color. It slows down the drying time of paint, and can also be used for controlling spread when painting wet-on-wet.
To extract mastic slits are made on the mastic trees which start to produce “tears.” The mastic is collected after it has finally dried. In some systems of traditional medicine, mastic gum has long been chewed to achieve certain health benefits. Mastic g
Paper Lithography/Gum Arabic Transfers, Also known as paper lithography or xerox lithography is a quick way to make prints. Your paper photocopy actually becomes your plate when the gum arabic interacts with the toner and raises it slightly off the paper.
Sterling Silver Handmade in our shop using the highest quality earth pigment and natural watercolor binding medium made from gum arabic (sap from acacia trees,) honey, glycerine and distilled water. * depending on availability - please allow around a week for items to be shipped.