Ground Texture, Middle Earth (2781) 30 ml Bottle

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MSRP
$3.95
Product / Stock #
8435646501413ES
Company: Green Stuff World - Website: Visit Site
Provided by: Green Stuff World - Website: Visit Site
Ground Texture Product

Green Stuff World (GSW) is a company based out of Spain. It specializes in the design and production of tools, paints, and other types of resources for modeling, crafts, and wargames. GSW has provided IPMS-USA one (1) 30 ml bottle of textured acrylic paint for review.

In the Bottle

The textured paint is packaged in a 30 ml bottle and comes in a dark red-brown color to represent Middle Earth tones. Inside the paint has a consistency of thick paste with fine granules mixed in to give it texture. It is water-based and can be thinned if needed.

Review Process

For testing, I applied this to a cardboard strip using a cheap brush from a school watercolor set that had plastic bristles and a paint mixing knife. Using the brush first, I stippled it on the cardboard for a rough finish. Next, I used the mixing knife and applied it like it was peanut butter for a “smoother” finish. The results are as advertised on the website. It applies very easily, and the texture can be as thin or heavy based on the need for your ground cover. The texture is easy to manipulate on the surface using a brush or knife. Once dry, the finish is dead flat and very durable with a nice texture. If one wants to bring out the texture more, I recommend dry brushing with a lighter shade of paint.

Conclusions

This is a great acrylic texture paste for the hobby. It applies easily and dries solid with a flat finish. If you need to have a thicker elevation, the website recommends adding it in layers and allowing it to dry between applications. Once dry, it can be painted to give it depth or transition shading. I do recommend using an older brush or mixing knife when applying. Also, being water soluble the cleanup is very easy.

I want to thank Green Stuff World for providing this texture acrylic paint and IPMS/USA for allowing me the opportunity to review it.

Highly Recommend to EVERYONE!

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