I love LOVE the look of the Liquitex Pouring Medium…but I don’t personally paint abstracts. After talking to a rep from Liquitex we came up with a way that would allow me to paint a realistic subject over the pouring medium as a background!

These are the supplies I used (Amazon affiliate links)

Fredrix round canvas 
Liquitex Pouring Medium
Liquitex Soft Bodied Acrylics (mixed into the pouring medium)
Liquitex Basics Acrylics (for the fish)
Liquitex Glazing Medium 
Liquitex Gloss Varnish 
Plastic Palette Knives 
Taklon bristled brushes in rounds and filberts
Synthetic Hog Haired Liner Brush


patreon-yt-thumb-pouring-me The hour long version of this tutorial with some real time clips so you can see exactly how I’m moving my brush is available for supporters on Patreon to watch now!!  If you’re unfamiliar with Patreon, you get access to my 1-2 hour long tutorials every single week for as little as $4/month along with a bunch of other rewards like reference photos!!