Gum arabic is made from the resin of Acacia Arabica. The powder is colorless, tasteless and odorless. This gum is of high quality and is used as a binder, medium, emulsifier and film former for all kinds of applications. Make your own calligraphy ink by mixing the gum with Pearl Ex powder pigments and water for a special look of your text. Or use it for painting, stamping or watercolors. Gum arabic produces a shiny result and is vegetable and 100% natural.