Best Acrylic Paint for Miniatures

Art is about bringing your creative vision to life, and many will agree that there is very little room for error. When choosing paint for your miniatures, of course you’re going to want the best and most professional acrylic paint possible. In order to guide and ease that process, I have compiled an explanation of … Read more

Will Acrylic Paint Stick to Spray Paint?

When creating art, it’s important to know which paints can go together, otherwise you’re putting your entire art piece at risk of being ruined. Acrylic paint is a very adaptable paint, which is why so many people enjoy using it on any variety of things they create. While acrylic paint and spray paint are both … Read more

Is Acrylic Paint Safe for Aquariums?

When painting things to put in your aquarium, of course, you want it to look good, but you also want it to be safe. Acrylic paint is great for durability and a lot of the time, for all-purpose application, but does that include being able to be submerged underwater and around fish?  When doing my … Read more

Can You Sand Acrylic Paint?

There are many different reasons why someone might want to sand acrylic paint, and it is perfectly fine to do so as long as it’s done correctly. You don’t want to create a perfect piece, go to sand areas that you may want to clean up or change, and ruin the entire thing! It’s a … Read more

Can You Use Acrylic Paint on Leather?

Leather accessories and furniture are very durable and often stunning to look at, but sometimes you might want to add your own touch. Maybe those leather shoes are calling for a cool design to be painted on them? Or maybe your faded leather couch is begging to be repainted? What kind of paint could you … Read more

Is Acrylic Paint Safe for Baby Foot and HandPrints?

An exciting part of having a baby is all the fun memorabilia activities you get to participate in! Most popularly, getting to make imprints of your baby’s hands and feet. With this being such a lasting relic, of course, everyone wants to use the best possible paint option available to help preserve the prints in … Read more

Is acrylic paint waterproof?

So, I have been thinking. Acrylic paint is one of the most versatile paints when it comes to textures and uses. It can be applied to multiple types of surfaces, including canvas, paper, porcelain, clay, ceramic, etc. Unlike most other paints, it dries into what felts like a semi-flexible plastic. It makes one wonder if … Read more

Can you bake acrylic paint in the oven?

Acrylic paint is used by both artists and crafters, thanks to its fast drying time, a wide range of colors, easy cleanup, and all of its unique texture possibilities. With so many different uses, it makes one wonder, can you bake acrylic paint in the oven? Can acrylic paint be heated?  Acrylic paint can be … Read more

Should Paintings Be Framed Under Glass?

When you have a painting that you love, it is important to protect it so it can last as long as possible. While framing the painting behind glass may seem like the safest option, that is not always the case, and can actually cause damage if done incorrectly. Should Oil Paintings Be Framed Under Glass? … Read more

Is Acrylic Paint Toxic?

It is a popular belief that acrylic paint is inherently non-toxic. It is water-based, accessible, affordable, and easy to work with. Most common acrylic paints sold are labeled ‘non-toxic’, validating the reputation. As a student, I learned about the toxicity of oil paints, and lead-based paint, but acrylic was thought to be harmless. My teacher … Read more