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I have an unfinished wooden piece that I want to stain and show off the beautiful wood grain, but I also want to do decorative painting with acrylics
I was inspired to do this when I found some painted engraved rocks at the craft store. The stones can be bought at Michael's craft store and the plaque
Can I paint Vitrail over designs on glass I made using an acrylic marker? I was concerned the Vitrail will dissolve the acrylic design.
I have painted gourds for outdoor birdhouses. I used the Rustoleum® enamel and it chipped off. I contacted Rustoleum® and they said it shouldn't have done
I picked up a piece of cornish slate from the beach. I want to paint a picture on it. I intend using matt enamel paint. I have read that I only have to
I haven't painted a cat portrait before so this was yet another first. Started off with gesso-ing the canvas 3 times, traced on the design from my own
Here are images of alcohol ink paintings that are done on glazed ceramic tile.
Do you have to clean the tarnish off silverware before painting? What's best priming first, spray paint or chalk paint? Have teapots, coffee pot creamer
I painted the base of a hurricane lamp that also had a pattern for a metal lamp shade that fit on a hurricane lamp chimney. The metal shade is no longer
I made this Quilt from pre-cut fabric pieces, but I cut them again into smaller squares. I just decided one day I would experiment and make this Quilt.
How to prepare fabric before painting to prevent bleeding?
I NOW HAVE ALL RUST OFF - NOW, WHEN TAKING OUT OF BATH AND RINSING OFF, HOW DO I KEEP FLASH RUSTING OFF LONG ENOUGH TO PAINT - I WOULD APPRECIATE ANY ANSWERS.
Hi. I am using craft smart paint pens and I am personalizing wine glasses. Do I need to write over the previous writing or can I just leave the initial?
Here's a simple project to paint patio furniture from boring to fresh and funky. Revive old plastic furniture instead of spending a fortune on new pieces.
What is the best paper to use when practicing brush strokes with acrylic paint?