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How do I prepare my surface for use with Martha Stewart Crafts ® Multi-Surface Chalkboard Acrylic Craft Paint.
Wood – Sand smooth with fine grit sandpaper, wipe off sawdust. Papier-Mâché – Wipe clean with damp cloth. Terra Cotta – Wipe clean; seal pot interior with paint or 2 coats of Martha Stewart Crafts Sprayable Satin or Gloss Enamel Finish. Canvas – Wipe primed canvas clean; if unprimed, apply 2 coats of gesso primer. Plaster – Wipe clean with damp cloth. Tin – Although not porous, proper preparation makes tin amenable to chalkboard paint. Wash with soap and water, then wipe with a white vinegar dampened cloth. Basecoat with Martha Stewart Crafts Paint. Chalkboard paint can be applied once the surface is dry.
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