Blog
Liquitex Introduces 12 New Heavy Body Acrylic Colors
Liquitex Introduces 12 New Heavy Body Acrylic Colors
Liquitex Heavy Body Acrylic is a high viscosity paint that adds rich permanent color and texture to every project. Featuring a high concentration of lightfast artist-quality pigments with a satin finish, Heavy Body Acrylic allows for crisp brush strokes and knife marks.
Now, artists can experience the thickest acrylic in the Liquitex Professional range in a new array of colors – from shimmery iridescent hues to vibrant fluorescents.
Iridescent Rose Gold A beautiful metal red, rustic color, Iridescent Rose Gold is perfect for creating metallic effects and shiny, solid layers.
Iridescent Black Iridescent Black is the third black in the Heavy Body color chart, featuring shining particles and a granite appearance that shows both black and greys depending on the reflective light.
Light Bismuth Yellow Perfect for an earth tone palette, this toned-down variation of the historic watercolor is ideal for painting sunlight in landscapes or portraits and appeals to the pastel trend. Light Bismuth Yellow pairs beautifully with a variety of different colors, making it a versatile addition to any palette.
Light Phthalocyanine Green This green is a strong, vivid and opaque color that is great for coverage and mixing for natural greens, beautiful greys and pastel tints.
Indigo An iconic color often found in watercolor and ink ranges, Indigo is often used as a dye color for cotton and denim and was also used by both ancient Greek and Roman painters. Indigo is a deep midnight blue that can be mixed for black tints, greys, greens and purples.
Transparent Orange As the first full transparent orange in the Heavy Body color chart, Transparent Orange is a hybrid pigment that carries a wide range of tones, including deep red orange in masstone to yellowish in its undertone.
Fluorescent Colors Six new fluorescent colors are new to the Heavy Body range: Fluorescent Yellow, Orange, Red, Pink, Blue and Green. These shades glow under ultraviolet light and black light and are ideal for works that feature dark backgrounds for optimal contrast.

Liquitex Heavy Body Acrylic is ideal for impasto, alla prima, and countless other techniques, empowering artists to “Just Imagine.”