Liquitex classic white sealer and ground for absorbent surfaces, such as canvas, paper, or wood. Provides the proper surface sizing, tooth, and absorbency for acrylic and oil paints. One coat is usually enough. Traditional gesso is meant to be opaque titanium white for good coverage. Two coats are recommended under oil color.
Pronounced "JEH-so," gesso is a medium used as surface preparation or primer for acrylic and oil paints. All-purpose white canvas gesso has a thick texture that provides an opaque finish with a fine tooth for strong adhesion of an array of oil and acrylic paints. 16-ounce plastic bottle.