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Frequently Asked Questions

Want to learn more about your favorite Plaid products? Search our frequently asked question library for answers on how to use our craft paints, decoupage products, stitchery kits, and more.

Is FolkArt® Extreme Glitter opaque or transparent?

FolkArt® Extreme Glitter has a transparent base, but the glitter particles are opaque.

Can FolkArt Extreme Glitter be applied both horizontally and vertically?

Yes, you can apply FolkArt Extreme Glitter both horizontally and vertically. Extreme Glitter will not run or drip if applied correctly.

What do I do if the FolkArt® Extreme Glitter starts streaking on my project?

If FolkArt® Extreme Glitter starts to streak, allow that coat to dry to the touch - approximately 20 minutes - then brush another thin coat in the opposite direction using a soft bristle brush.

How many coats of Extreme Glitter should I apply?

There is no set number of coats of FolkArt® Extreme Glitter that need to be applied. For best results, at least 3 thin coats should be applied. Too many coats of Extreme Glitter can dull the overall glitter effect.

How long should I allow FolkArt® Extreme Glitter to dry between coats?

Allow FolkArt® Extreme Glitter to dry at least 20 minutes between coats or until the base is clear.

Can I speed up the drying process of FolkArt Extreme Glitter using a fan or hair dryer?

Yes, you can speed up the drying process of FolkArt Extreme Glitter by using a fan or a hair dryer on the lowest setting.

How long does it take for FolkArt Extreme Glitter to dry/cure?

FolkArt® Extreme Glitter dries in approximately 20 minutes and cures within 24 hours.

Do I have to seal FolkArt Extreme Glitter?

No, FolkArt Extreme Glitter does not have to be sealed unless the project will be displayed outdoors.

Can FolkArt Extreme Glitter be used on outdoor surfaces and projects?

Yes, FolkArt Extreme Glitter can be used on outdoor surfaces if it is sealed completely with FolkArt® Outdoor Varnish.

Should I apply thin or thick coats of FolkArt® Extreme Glitter?

FolkArt® Extreme Glitter should be applied in thin, even coats to prevent the appearance of brushstrokes.
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