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Add some shimmer to your next DIY project with FolkArt Metallic Acrylic Paint. This acrylic paint has a creamy and shiny consistency that brushes on smooth leaving a beautiful metallic finish. Our patented, self-sealing acrylic paint formula offers superior coverage and quicker drying times - making this a great paint for indoor and outdoor projects! Use on wood, paper, canvas, Styrofoam, paper mache, and so much more. This versatile acrylic paint allows you to do everything from beautiful hand paintings to stylish stenciling to design techniques to home decor DIYs and so much more. Give all your projects a modern, metallic twist with a layer of FolkArt Metallic Acrylic Paint.
All of the FolkArt Acrylic Colors and FolkArt Artists' Pigments are rated Excellent or Very Good (1 or 2). These paints are made from some of the purest pigment available, which results in its superior quality.
Heat Setting Your Fabric
Wait 24 hours after you have painted your project before heat setting. To make the paint adhere to the fibers and to make it more durable for washing use a cloth that has been dampened with white vinegar - a piece of old sheet works great. Place the cloth over the painting. Then, using a dry setting on your iron, steam the vinegar soaked cloth to set the paint.
Caring for your Painted Fabric
If you must wash your project, we suggest that you wait 72 hours and then wash in a mild soap such as Ivory Snow. Do not use a heavy detergent or Woolite.
Frequently asked questions about FolkArt Paint.
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Download the latest color chart for FolkArt Metallic Acrylic Paint.