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Is FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint durable?
Yes, FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint dries to a tough finish.
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.
How should I apply FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint?
A soft bristle brush, roller or sponge applicator is the best way to apply FolkArt® Chalkboard paint to the surface of choice.
On what surfaces can FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint be used?
FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint can be applied to many surfaces: wood, terra cotta, paper maché, canvas and most porous surfaces.
Is FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint permanent?
Yes, FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint is permanent on any surface; be careful when applying. It is permanent on clothing, rugs, flooring, etc. Clean up while wet with soap and water.
Is FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint suitable for outdoor use?
FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint can be used on surfaces that are suitable for outdoor use as long as they are protected from the elements.
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.
Can I apply more FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint after 24 hours?
Yes, you can apply more FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint after 24 hours, but it will then need to cure for another 24 hours before being used.
Is it better to apply thin coats or thick coats of the FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint?
It is best to apply several thin coats of paint, allowing the paint to dry between coats.
Do I need to seal my chalkboard surface?
Do not seal your chalkboard surface. FolkArt® Chalkboard Paint will not work with a sealer on top.
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