ARTCREATION ESSENTIALS is a reliable quality acrylic paint which is 100% based on acrylic resin. The paint is pasty, has a silky sheen when dry and can be painted over quickly. ArtCreation Essentials can be used both straight from the tube and thinned with water. The paint is waterproof when dry. Due to its adhesive properties this paint allows you to work on any somewhat absorbent ground that is free of grease and dust, such as canvas and paper, as well as plaster, board, wood, stone and cement.