Formulated for the needs of the beginning artist. The 24 vibrant colors in the BASICS line are easily seen through the clear tubes. BASICS are economically priced. They have excellent opacity, are fast drying and easy to use. BASICS are also water resistant, flexible, non-yellowing and nontoxic. BASICS Acrylic Colors are very versatile. They can be used straight from the tube for impastos, print making or textured effects. And they can be easily thinned with water for: Washes Airbrush Watercolor Marbling Glazes Illustration Silk screening Theyll adhere to practically any porous surface. Artists can use BASICS on canvas, paper, wood, fabrics, plaster and more. Available in large 4 oz. tubes.