Magicals and Magical Shakers are a mixture of pigments (and mica if they are a Starburst) which can be used in a variety of ways. The following video shows how to mix them with Liquitex Matte Medium to make acrylic paint which I then used in a journal project.
This gives a very fluid paint with a consistency of high flow or air brush - so the consistency of the medium determines the consistency of the paint i.e. Heavy Gel Medium would give a heavy body paint.
You can use any gel medium i.e. Gloss, Matte, Fluid, Soft, Regular, Heavy, Extra Heavy
The Magicals are a mixture of pigments, so stir well to ensure all are dissolved.
Lindy's Stamp Gang Magicals - Screaming Banshee Black and Prima Donna Purple
Liquitex Matte Medium
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