Can I mix FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint with water, mediums or acrylic paints?
No, FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint should not be mixed with water, mediums or other acrylic paints. Mixing with anything other than other FolkArt® Chalkboard Paints will destroy the properties that make the paint work as a chalkboard surface.
Does FolkArt Home Decor Chalk paint contain latex?
Plaid does not use any natural rubber latex in any of its current paint products. Plaid’s paint products are manufactured using synthetic acrylic resins.
Does Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint contain latex?
We do not use natural rubber latex in any of our current paint products. Our paint products are manufactured using synthetic acrylic resins.
What recommendations are there when selecting Leather Studio™ paint colors?
All colors of Leather Studio™ paint are developed to cover any surface color. Most paint colors will cover in one to two applications.
A helpful hint: light paint colors work best over light surfaces; and dark paint colors over dark surfaces. When painting a light color over a dark surface, it is recommended to first basecoat with white paint for best results.
Do I need to shake FolkArt Milk Paint before using?
Yes, shaking the FolkArt Milk Paint bottle before using will incorporate the paint (if any has settled).
Will FolkArt Milk Paint stain my clothing?
FolkArt Milk Paint can penetrate your clothing the same as when working with acrylic paints; however, it can be washed out immediately while wet using FolkArt Brush Plus and water. It is suggested that while crafting with FolkArt Milk Paint, wear old or protective clothing.
Is FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint food safe?
Although the paint is non-toxic, it should never come in contact with food. When painting a glass, keep painted design below 8/10" or 2 cm from the lip; and when painting plates, paint only on the rim of the plate that will not come in contact with food or reverse glass paint in the center.
What is the difference between Chalkboard paint and FolkArt Home Decor Chalk?
Chalkboard paint, when applied to a variety of surfaces, will create chalkboards. Sticks of chalk can then be used to write on the chalkboards. FolkArt Home Decor Chalk is an acrylic paint that dries within minutes to an ultra matte finish.
Due to its thick consistency, this paint can be used in one quick and easy application to cover your project with one coat. It is easy to sand for a distressed look and has a beautiful satin finish after the wax is applied.
My Waverly Inspirations Chalk has paint clumps in it. What should I do?
This is perfectly normal and happens overtime as air becomes trapped in the top portion of the paint bottle after it has been opened. With each use, it's best to remove the clumps before stirring paint.
With each use, it's best to remove the clumps before stirring paint.
How long does it take FolkArt 3D Acrylic Paint to dry?
FolkArt 3D Acrylic Paint will form a skin over the dimensional paint surface and dry to the touch fairly quickly; however, variables such as project surface, humidity, and thickness of paint application will all impact the complete dry time. Do not place anything over the dimensional texture while drying, as doing so may reduce the dimension and texture.