Can I Use Gouache on Paper?

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Gouache Tips and other Art Supplies topics.

What are cold press and hot press papers?

Can I Use Gouache on Paper?

You can paint with gouache on paper, but it is recommended that you use a heavy paper instead of a light paper. Heavy paper is recommended such as paper used for watercolor painting. You can choose either a white paper or a tinted paper and hot or cold press watercolor paper. A hot press watercolor paper has been rolled very smooth and a cold press watercolor paper has a texture. What type you choose is entirely up to you.

   

Comments

Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.



Name:


URL: (optional)


Comment:


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Art Supplies Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
Alexis Niki