What is the Varnish?
Varnish is actually a protective layer between the completed painting and the atmosphere. However, the varnish must be transparent and will also be colorless. It should be the capability to form an excellent bonding with the paint surface but can be removed without damaging the painting.The Canvas Varnish is basically a mixture of resin as well as a solvent. It can be applied to the painting after properly dry. When you use it with acrylics, then it will take minimum twenty-four hours to apply the 2nd coat after the time of 1st coating.
What is the use of Acrylics?
Acrylics are basically different from the oils due to its more flexibility during its trying leaving a softer external than the oils. This behavior creates it easier for dirt as well as dust to follow. This soft and polish skin can create leave of varnish tricky. For this reason, some expertsare advice to place the acrylics on glass without using varnishing.The Giclee Varnish is available in 2.5 liters container.
This type of varnish is Satin, Matte as well as Glossy. This type of varnish is most perfect to protect, enhance and preserve the inkjet type fine art prints.The modern water based canvas varnish is an ideal coating for the inkjet prints. It can be able to increase the color of pigment along with ultra chrome inks on the lusterless media and can boost the resistance to ink fading.
How it protects the painting?
It can provide additional protection against the dull moisture and abrasion for a long duration of time. While you will use it, you have to dilute it with 10% water. You can apply Canvas Liquid Varnish using a soft and solid brush or using the roller. You should lay it in one direction, and you will leave it for two hours after 1st coat to apply the 2nd coat if you feel the requirement of the 2nd coat.