How to protect Acrylic painting?

The bottom line is acrylic paintings will collect dust and grim and we need to protect them.  When acrylic dries, porous like miniature holes will form that will collect dust.  The holes are so tiny that you might not be able to see it. How can you protect your Acrylic painting? Once an acrylic painting is … Read more

How to store canvas paintings at home?

To store canvas paintings is a priority that many people tend to not think about until it’s time to do so. Whether you are redecorating or moving to a new home, you want to care for your  fine art even when it’s not on display. When you store canvas paintings, it’s best to find a … Read more

How To Clean A Canvas Painting Without Damaging It?

Dirt, dust and grim can always leave your cherished canvas painting with a bit of clean up.  There are many was to clean a canvas, but it’s the “how” that is significant.   Cleaning your canvas painting, depends upon the type of painting it is.  Whether it’s oil or acrylic, using a soft bristle paint brush … Read more

Can You Use Acrylic Paint On Styrofoam?

Good news is acrylic paint and Styrofoam are pretty darn compatible!  It will take you a few coats of paint to cover up those porous holes, but it works amazing. Using a foam or soft brush to cover the surface will give you that smooth exterior finish you wanted in the end. Can you use … Read more

How to Prepare a Canvas for Acrylic Painting?

To prime or not to prime, that is thy question, when we are thinking about how to prepare canvas before painting surface. If you want your colors to stay vibrant and last longer, priming is essential. To Prepare a canvas for acrylic painting is a straightforward process.  You need to apply gesso normally in three … Read more

How to Seal Acrylic Painting? Tips Easy to Follow

You’ve just painted a masterpiece and you want it to last forever. How can you ensure that the colors will stay vivid and the surface will survive any wear and tear over the years? One way to ensure this is to seal acrylic painting with a varnish.  How do I seal acrylic paint? Best to … Read more

Can You Use Acrylic Paint on Plastic?

One word – Yes! And done well! If you do your research, you will find a million articles on why acrylic paint is not the best for plastic, but (there is always a but) it can still be done! The key is patience and a couple more steps to give your finished product that extra … Read more
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