Winsor & Newton Gum Arabic Solution Gum Arabic increases watercolor brilliancy, gloss, and transparency, giving greater depth to each color. It slows down the drying time of paint, and can also be used for controlling spread when painting wet-on-wet.
Paper Lithography/Gum Arabic Transfers, Also known as paper lithography or xerox lithography is a quick way to make prints. Your paper photocopy actually becomes your plate when the gum arabic interacts with the toner and raises it slightly off the paper.
GUM ARABIC TRANSFER- THE NEXT LEVEL I have mentioned gum arabic transfer in previous posts, it is a technique I use a great deal to start off sketch book pages and allows me to place a photographic element into my compositions.
Almost all watercolor paints contain gum arabic, glycerine, and ox gall; some use honey either in addition to or in place of gum arabic or g...