Can FolkArt Milk Paint be used to stencil a design on my furniture?
Yes. FolkArt Milk Paint can be used when stenciling your milk-painted project.
How should I apply FolkArt Milk Paint to a surface prepared with FolkArt Milk Paint Bonding Primer & Sealer?
After allowing FolkArt Milk Paint Bonding Primer & Sealer to thoroughly dry (approximately four hours), the surface can be painted with FolkArt Milk Paint. Follow the same paint application instructions as for painting on an unfinished surface.
Can FolkArt Milk Paint be used on outdoor surfaces?
No, FolkArt Milk Paint is formulated for indoor surfaces only.
What is FolkArt Milk Paint?
FolkArt Milk Paint is a non-toxic, durable, casein-based paint that can be used to create a variety of looks: everything from a distressed, aged finish to a smooth and sleek finish. FolkArt Milk Paint is the first milk paint on the market that is manufactured as a convenient, pre-mixed casein-based paint that will not spoil like powdered ready-to-mix milk paints.
FolkArt Milk Paint will not fade over time either, nor will it chip or peel because it is formulated to be absorbed directly into the porous surface. FolkArt Milk Paint is known for its durability and beautiful ultra-matte sheen offering a velvety smooth finish.
Is FolkArt Milk Paint safe to use on surfaces children might use?
Yes, FolkArt Milk Paint is non-toxic, environmentally-friendly and considered safe to be used on children’s furniture.
What is FolkArt Milk Paint Finishing Oil?
FolkArt Milk Paint Finishing Oil will absorb directly into the pores of a raw or FolkArt Milk Paint decorated surface creating a velvety smooth finish. It also enhances the look of natural unfinished wood. FolkArt Finishing Oil is non-toxic and can be cleaned up easily with soap and water. One 3.7 fl. oz. bottle will cover approximately 15 square feet.
How should I clean my FolkArt Milk Paint project?
FolkArt Milk Paint projects finished with FolkArt Milk Paint Finishing Oil should be cleaned with a dry, dusting cloth. Projects protected with FolkArt Bonding Primer & Sealer can be wiped clean to remove dust using a slightly damp paper towel or soft cloth.
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.
How are FolkArt Milk Paint Brushes different from any other brush?
FolkArt Milk Paint brushes are manufactured with 100% natural black hog bristle. Available in two 1 ¼” and 2” sizes, FolkArt Milk Paint brushes are created with flag-tip bristles which hold more paint as well as spread it more smoothly.
FolkArt Milk Paint brush bristles are filbert shaped, creating “rounded corners” which reduce hard edges and brush marks.
Can I create any special effects with FolkArt Milk Paint?
Yes, FolkArt Milk Paint is versatile and can be used many ways. Apply a standalone color or use to create a distressed appearance. This versatile milk paint can also be thinned with water to achieve a washed look. By thinning the paint a soft color wash can be applied to the surface for just a hint of color while highlighting the natural wood grain.