Fredrix - Gesso Ground - Dry Mix - 2 Lbs. - Fredrix Gesso Ground is an ideal primer made specifically for use with hard substrates. Ideal for oil and acrylic paint applications.
This mix is recommended for use on rigid substrates. It can be easily applied in thin even coats with a brush. Three to six coats are recommended, with a light sanding between each coat. Gesso ground can also be blended with the better grades of linseed oil in proportions by volume of 4 parts Gesso ground to one part linseed oil. The prepared ground can be stored for several months in a tightly sealed container. All surfaces must be clean, new and untreated. If wood is used it should be tight grained, free of knots and without resin. For best results first apply a thin coat of glue sizing. Fredrix Gesso Ground contains crushed marble, Titanium White and animal glue.