Dries to a flat matte surface, with good color intensity. Extra opaque. Even leveling, free flowing formula .Rich saturated color. Gouache-like properties. Water resistant when dry. Creamy, Soft Body allows for easy brush out and thinning with water or Liquitex mediums. Colors are intermixable with all Liquitex Professional Grade Colors and Mediums. All colors are non-toxic and hold the AP seal from ACMI for safe educational use. 36 color spectrum of permanent pigments.