Thank you all very much for the help! I am sure the problem is due to over diluting the paint. I am new to acrylic and in some areas I used it too much like watercolor, which I am much more familiar with. I think I will try the matte finish medium diluted 30%, as suggested by Bruce. 

On Fri, Sep 12, 2014 at 12:28 PM, Bruce Bartrug <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
For sure.

b


On Fri, Sep 12, 2014 at 12:23 PM, Karen Ackoff <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
The ground might also be a factor. 
K

On Sep 12, 2014, at 10:47 AM, Bruce Bartrug <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

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