noun. painting that applies the pigment thickly so that brush or palette knife marks are visible.
Example sentences of the word impasto
Modern-day acrylic paint is also suitable for impasto painting, and a good medium for beginners, as it is a water-based paint and easy to work with.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Cornstarch paint can be used like egg tempera paint or with the impasto technique -- laid on thick.