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What are some tips for painting on glass and glazed ceramic surfaces with FolkArt® Glass and Tile Medium?
  1. Clean surface with rubbing alcohol.
  2. Stir - do not shake - Glass & Tile Medium
  3. Apply medium to entire surface of design shape. On a glass piece, if possible, place your pattern behind the glass so you can apply the medium to the pattern area without tracing. Let medium dry completely.
  4. Paint the design. Allow to dry completely.
  5. Apply another coat of Glass & Tile Medium over the painted design or to the entire surface. Allow to cure for two weeks for best result.
Are FolkArt® Enamels really dishwasher safe?
Yes, you can wash your painted pieces with FolkArt® Enamels in the dishwasher without chipping, cracking, or fading when cured properly. However, you must remember to place them on the top rack of your dishwasher. In addition, using the Clear Medium over your design will help ensure the longevity of your painting.
What is the FolkArt® Enamels Clear Medium used for?
FolkArt® Enamels Clear Medium is used to create a transparent look without compromising the paint’s adhesion. It can also be used with the double-load technique to achieve just the right paint consistency for effects such as shadows and shading. FolkArt® Enamels Clear Medium can be used to seal painted areas as well.
Can FolkArt® Stains be used as an antiquing medium after a project has been painted?
Yes, FolkArt® Stains can be used as an antiquing medium on flat and satin finishes. Stain will not adhere to glossy finishes.
Can FolkArt® Stains be used as an antiquing medium after a project has been painted?
Yes, FolkArt® Stains can be used as an antiquing medium on flat and satin finishes. Stain will not adhere to glossy finishes.
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