Does FolkArt® Outdoor™ really work?
Absolutely. FolkArt® Outdoor™ is formulated as a permanent outdoor paint. It is both UV and weather resistant. Self-sealing when properly cured, (48 hours for brush-on, 72 hours for dimensional) it is scuff and scratch resistant under normal handling conditions. FolkArt® Outdoor™ dries to a satin sheen.
Can FolkArt® Outdoor™ paints be used on wicker?
Yes, for decorative purposes or spot designs on functional pieces, such as a chair.
Is a sealer or varnish needed with FolkArt® Outdoor™ paint?
No, unless used on a water saturated surface, such as a bird bath. The FolkArt® lacquers are ideal for outdoor use and are compatible with FolkArt® Outdoor™ paint.
Can FolkArt® Texture Paint be used on outdoor surfaces and projects?
Yes, FolkArt® Texture Paint can be used on outdoor surfaces and projects if they are protected from the elements. If they will be exposed to the elements, they need to be sealed with FolkArt® Outdoor Varnish.
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.
Can FolkArt Milk Paint be used on outdoor surfaces?
No, FolkArt Milk Paint is formulated for indoor surfaces only.
How are FolkArt® Shinys different from FolkArt® Outdoor?
Both FolkArt® Shinys and FolkArt® Outdoor use the same acrylic polymers. The difference between the two is the finish. FolkArt® Shinys have a glossy finish and FolkArt® Outdoor has a satin finish.
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.
Is FolkArt Stencil Spray intended for outdoor surfaces?
No. Although FolkArt Stencil Spray dries to a water-resistant finish, it is intended for indoor use only. To use this product on an outdoor surface, you should seal or topcoat the completed project with an outdoor varnish.
How can I apply FolkArt Outdoor colors?
You can stencil, sponge or brush on opaque and metallic colors. Brush-on colors can be stroked and blended like other FolkArt paints.