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How many colors are available in the FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint line?
There are currently 40 colors available.
Is FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint non-toxic?
Yes, the paint line is non-toxic and made in the USA.
What craft is FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint best suited for?
It’s perfect for all craft and hobby painting techniques, including brush painting and detail, sponging, stenciling, stamping and printing.
Should FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint be used on porous or non-porous surfaces?
It can be used on both porous and non-porous surfaces because it is a self-priming paint which means it will seal to protect and color a surface at the same time.
What is FolkArt® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint?
FolkArt® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint is a high-performance, premium acrylic craft paint featuring a patented polymer resin system specially formulated for use on all surfaces.
With a rich and creamy consistency, the new line gives artists and crafters the ability to achieve professional looking results each and every time.
How shall I prepare my project surface when using FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint?
The type of surface you're using will dictate the preparation method.
  • Wood: Sand smooth with fine grit sandpaper, wipe away sawdust.
  • Tin: Wash with soap and water; wipe with white vinegar dampened cloth, then rinse with water and let dry completely.
  • Glass/Ceramic: Wash with soap and water; wipe with rubbing alcohol dampened cloth.
  • Terra Cotta: Wipe clean; seal pot interior with paint or two coats of FolkArt Waterbase Sealer. If terra cotta will not be used as a planter, simply paint.
  • Canvas: Wipe primed canvas clean; if unprimed, apply a couple coats of FolkArt Gesso Primer.
  • Rigid Plastic: Wipe clean with damp cloth.
  • Paper Mache: Wipe clean with damp cloth.
  • Plaster: Wipe clean with damp cloth.
  • Concrete: Coat with white vinegar, let dry, rinse, and dry thoroughly.
  • Fabric: prewash in soap and water, dry thoroughly without fabric softener or dryer sheet.
Will I be able to mix my FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint to create a new color or value?
Yes, even though there are a wide range of colors to choose from, they can be mixed easily to create any value you desire. However, we do suggest only mixing within the same formula.
The paint easily cleans up with soap and water while still wet.
How do I clean FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint out of my brushes?
The paint easily cleans up with soap and water while still wet.
Is FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Paint permanent on glass or ceramics?
The paint is developed with extra adhesive properties making it a perfect paint for glass painting without using a primer or sealer. To ensure extra durability, it is recommended that painted glass/ceramics be cured by baking.
How do I cure painted glass or ceramics when using FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint?
There are two types of curing methods that can be used with FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint, baking and air drying.
Bake Method: Allow painted item to dry for 1 hour to be sure all layers of paint have dried. Place project in a cool oven. Set oven temperature to 350ºF. Once temperature has reached 350ºF, start timing for 30 minutes. After 30 minutes, turn the oven off. Glass must heat gradually with the oven to avoid breakage. Do not place glass in a hot oven. Let glass cool completely in oven. Do not use for 72 hours.

Air Dry Method: Air dry project for 21 days before use.
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