Utrecht Professional Acrylic Gesso, White

MP Code #MP-02033-001   
$25.09 - $94.99
$15.05 - $56.98

WARNING: This product contains a chemical known in the State of California to cause cancer.


Professional quality gesso that produces optimal whiteness and covering power.

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Utrecht Professional Acrylic Gesso is formulated with a high concentration of an exceptional grade of Titanium Dioxide for optimal whiteness and covering power. It is combined with an excellent polymer binder to produce a highly stable and flexible surface that ensures no bleed through.



Utrecht Professional Acrylic Gesso produces a versatile surface that will retain brushstrokes when applied in concentration.

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  • Utrecht Professional Gesso

    Reviewed on 11/11/2016

    As reviewed by Paul

    Experience: PROFESSIONAL

    I never write product reviews, this will be my first. I've tried Artarama's, Liquitex, and Lascaux gesso's and by far this is the best gesso I have used to date. It is much easier to sand to a very smooth surface, is buttery smooth, and able to be diluted for ease of application. I mainly use acrylic paints and Gold Leaf on my wooden panels, and am very grateful I tried this premium product. I would highly recommend this to anyone who uses gesso.

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  • Utrecht Prof. Gesso

    Reviewed on 7/3/2017

    As reviewed by Gary

    Experience: PROFESSIONAL

    I have a large number of Dick Blick's canvas boards. These boards have a good tooth on the surface but the canvas quality and the gesso is minimum. Therefore I give 2 coats of very thin Utrecht's Prof. Gesso and it does the job. Because of the thin coats of gesso the original tooth is not covered and provides the surface I need. Since i do impressionism the surface needs to have some tooth. However, when i use this gesso on wood panels (which is not preprimed) the surface is becomes smooth and seems to have no tooth after the application of this gesso. If you want a smooth surface this is a good gesso. The coverage is good and it is bright white.

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  • Utrecht Prof. Gesso

    Reviewed on 2/16/2015

    As reviewed by Suzan Hackerson

    Experience: NOVICE

    This is amazing and fun to work with, layering, sanding and layering again ...you can almost get a glass like finish if you want one. I am really impressed with this product. OH, and if you have an old painting that you want to paint OVER, GO for it using THIS! If you add a little water first and then subsequent layers get thicker, wow, amazing what you can do. Like I said...fun stuff. Worth the investment. Since I started OUT using liquid guess that is WHY I am so thrilled with this.

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