Children : the Q&A Like a grown-up with a paintbrush

Gouache in pans and tubes: Are bitterness agents incorporated in Pebeo gouaches in tubes?
No, bitterness agents are not incorporated in gouaches in tubes. Supervise younger children when they use them, even if the gouaches are not toxic.

Primacolor: How many Primacolor colours are available in neon?
6 Primacolor colours are available in fluorescent hues.

Primacolor: Can Primacolor colours throughout the range be mixed together?
Yes, all Primacolor colours can be mixed together.

Primacolor: Can Primacolor colours throughout the range be mixed together?
Yes, all Primacolor colours can be mixed.

Prima Magic: Should artwork created with Prima Magic colours be coated with a layer of protection for resistance over time?
It is not necessary, but you can apply a layer of gouache water-based satin varnish to the artwork.

Solugouache: Do the Solucolor and Solugouache colours take longer to dry than other gouaches due to their high dilution?
No, they do not take longer to dry than other types of less diluted gouaches.

Brillo: Does the Brillo gouache take longer to dry than traditional gouaches?
No, this gouache is not longer than another to dry.

Glitter Gel: Does Glitter Gel take long to dry?
No, glitter does not take long to dry.

Glitter Gel: Does the glitter fall off of the gel once the project is dry?
No, the glitter does not come off once the gel is dry.

Glitter Gel: Could the Gold Glitter Gel replace the Gold Gittery Varnish Gouache?
The glitter cannot be used to replace the Gold Glittery Varnish Gouache. The Gold Glitter Gel does not spread evenly and easily over large areas, while the varnish gouache is more fluid and leaves no trace when applied to the work.

Aids for tempera: Are Gouache Varnishes applicable in all media of painting?
Yes, Gouache Varnishes are applicable on all supports used by children.

Acrylcolour: Why don’t the colours need Acrylcolour protective varnish to be protected?
They do not need a protective coating to the extent that it is not but gouache acrylic paint. You may, however, if you wish, apply a varnish.

Acrylcolour: What is the difference between an acrylic and gouache?
Once dry, gouache is re-soluble, but acrylic is indelible.