METHOCEL synthetic thickener 100g


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Preces kods: CHM100438 SKU: 2023063671022 Categories: , Tag:


  • Methocel is a synthetic thickener that provides a viscous surface for fabric and paper marbling.
  • It is also used in book arts as a paper sizing, for paste papers and to slow the drying time of PVA glues. Compared to natural thickeners, Methocel is more economical and longer lasting.
  1. Use 2.5-3 tablespoons/37-44 g Methocel per 4 L warm tap water.
  2. Slowly add the powder to the water while mixing or blending until fully dissolved.
  3. Blend a second time after the solution has stood 1 hour, if not fully dissolved.
  4. Allow to rest 30 minutes or until all bubbles have risen before using.
  5. Fill marbling tray 1.5″/3.81 cm deep and skim off any remaining bubbles.
  6. Methocel solutions keep a long time.
  7. Refrigeration is recommended for prolonged storage.
  8. Use at room temperature for consistent results.
  • CAUTION: Keep dyes, paints and chemicals away from children. Avoid unnecessary contact. Do not ingest.