Is FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint non-toxic?
Yes, the paint line is non-toxic and made in the USA.
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 many colors are available in the FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint line?
There are currently 40 colors available.
Is glassware painted with FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint microwaveable?
No, it is best that painted items do not come in direct or non-direct contact with food or liquids when heating in a microwave.
What is the difference between FolkArt Home Decor Chalk paint and FolkArt Acrylic paint?
FolkArt Acrylic paint is formulated as a premium, artist’s quality acrylic paint with superior hide and smooth, creamy consistency perfect for most art techniques such as brush stroke work, blending and highlighting, or stenciling. FolkArt Acrylic paint will dry to a durable matte sheen.
FolkArt Home Decor Chalk is formulated as high quality paint perfect for painting and distressing furniture and thrift store finds, as well as home Decor accessories. It is a heavily pigmented paint that does not require any project preparation such as priming, sanding or stripping. FolkArt Home Decor Chalk provides the DIY enthusiast an ultra matte chalky finish when dry which is easily sanded to distress using medium grit sandpaper. It will not “gum up” sandpaper making it easy to achieve a time-worn look.
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.
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.
Is FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint fade resistant?
FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint uses the same durable pigments as FolkArt® Acrylic Paints, however, direct sunlight will dilute the color over a span of several years.
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 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.