Matisse Fabric Fixative -250ml

Matisse Fabric Fixative -250ml

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Matisse Fabric Fixative - MM13

A great idea for the all-round artist. A way in which, if you feel likepainting on fabric and making it last, you need not buy a whole range of fabric paints. MM13 Fabric Fixative mixed with Matisse Colours, preferably Flow Formula, will become permanent on T-shirts or most other garments after heat fixing. Mix equal parts of Fabric Fixative and Matisse Flow Formula Acrylic, then paint and let dry before you heat-set with an iron to become wash-fast. Heat-set by ironing on the reverse side of the painted area or put a tea towel over the painted area and heat-set with an iron. Do not allow the iron to make contact with the paint.

Some synthetic fabrics are non-absorbent and thus not suitedfor paint application. It is possible to thin the paint with water and achieve stain effects or delicate watercolour brushouts. Test your fabric choice beforehand.