Gouache paints are water-dilutable and once dry, water-soluble. Gouache paints are typically diluted with water and applied in thin layers on paper or cardboard to achieve a range of effects. Gouache are fast-drying paints and once dry, have a matte finish.
Profi-Gouache, our house-brand, only available at Lachenmeier Farben, manufactured in Bern, Switzerland.
Gouache paint brushes can be rinsed and cleaned with water. Gouache paints are solvent free and almost odorless. It's the ideal paint for a range of users, such as artists, students, children, and hobby painting. Profi-Gouache can be combined with Profi-Acrylic.
Tempera/watercolor: water-dilutable tempera paints stay water soluble even after drying. Beautiful, vibrant colors, can be applied opaque or transparent. Typically applied in thin layers on paper, cardboard, wood. Only water-resistant after treating with Profi-Fix fixative.