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Can the particles in the family-friendly Martha Stewart Multi-Surface Acrylic Glitter Paints settle over time?
Yes, the glitter particles in the CPSIA compliant family-friendly glitter paints will settle over time due to their large size. Be sure to shake the bottle well before each use. 
On what types of surfaces can Martha Stewart Marbling Medium be used?

Many porous and non-porous surfaces can be decorated with Martha Stewart Marbling Medium such as wood, papier mache, paper (for notecards or watercolor art), canvas, cork, metal and ceramic. However, on sealed surfaces such as ceramics, Martha Stewart Marbling Medium should be used for decorative purposes only. When applying marbled effects on fabrics, items should be used for decorative purposes only as well because the paint and Marbling Medium mixture will dry to a non-flexible film. Also note that surfaces to be decorated can be flat or dimensional.

What is the difference between Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint and Martha Stewart Crafts Multi-Surface Craft paint?
Martha Stewart Crafts Multi-Surface Craft Paint is a durable, premium, multi-surface acrylic paint that is both dishwasher and machine washer safe. It is perfect for both painting and stenciling and comes in several specialty finishes such as high gloss, satin, metallic, glow-in the dark, and chalkboard.
Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint is a high quality paint designed for painting and distressing furniture and home décor accessories. It does not require any project preparation such as priming, sanding, or stripping. It dries to a matte chalk finish, can be finished and polished with waxes, and is formulated for easy sanding and distressing.
My Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint has clumps in it! What should I do?
Over time, that is perfectly natural. As air becomes trapped in the top portion of the paint bottle (after it has been opened and paint used) a paint skin may form.
With each paint use, it is best to remove the top skin before stirring the paint.
How do I clean Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint out of my brushes and stencils?
Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint should be cleaned from your painting tools using soap and warm water immediately after each use.
Can I embellish my painted and distressed Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint project with stenciling?
Yes! Use Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint through stencils to add detail or embellishment to your project. Martha Stewart Crafts has a collection of Vintage Decor Stencil sets perfect for larger areas and home decor projects.
The stenciled design can be left as is after stenciling or distressed using medium grit sandpaper.
What makes Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint ideal for creating the distressed look?
Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paints sand easily without “gumming up” the sandpaper. It sands to a fine powder which is easily brushed or wiped away.
When satisfied with the distressed look, wipe project surface with a damp paper towel to remove excess sanding dust. Then you are ready to seal and protect your project with the Vintage Decor Waxes.
How do I create a distressed look using Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint?
Creating the distressed look is easy and can be achieved by simply sanding your painted surface with a medium grit sandpaper. This can be done using a one color or multiple color application. After distressing a one color application, the base surface will appear. After distressing a multiple color application, the previously painted color will appear.
Tip: Sand and distress edges and corners to highlight the detailed areas on your piece.
What is the paint cure time when working with Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint?
Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor Chalk paint will dry to the touch almost immediately, however it will take 24 hours before fully cured to the surface. The wax fully cures in 7 days.
How long does Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint take to dry?
On most surfaces, Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint dries to the touch very quickly. However, we recommend 2 hours of dry time in between coats.
Note: a hair dryer may be used to speed up drying time. The paint fully cures in 24 hours. The wax fully cures in 7 days.
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