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Tips for Using Gilders Paste
surface should be dry and clean, free of dirt, oil, grease and scale.
Art Gilders Paste can be directly applied with your finger, sponge,
paint - tooth - stencil brushes, cloth, rubber stamps etc.
- All 24 colors can
be thinned out to further extend, wash, stain or paint your project.
- Blending Baroque
Art Gilders Paste is as easy as mixing two or more colors to match
and touch up existing color schemes or to create a custom color.
- Drying time varies
depending on materials, thickness of application and substrate, approximately
30 - 60 minutes to the touch on dry, low porosity, debris free surfaces.
- Lightly buffing
metallic colors, after 12 hours of drying, will produce a gilded finish.
- Will accept an
over coat, such as, clear lacquer, varnish, urethane, powder coating
that uniform appearance where the Gilders Paste was not used
or to provide further durability to areas where repeated handling
required, such as a door knob.
- For very smooth
surfaces, such as, gloss paint, plastic, ceramics and furniture, it
is recommended to lightly abrade the surface with 0000 grade steel wool
or fine sand paper or apply a recommended primer.
- Layering substrates
with a solid base color and then stenciling, sponging or wiping another
color over base coat can produce unique affects and blends.
- Rubbing base coat
immediately after application with a dry cloth or slightly wet with
thinner will remove Gilders Paste from the relief detail and
highlight depressed details. Lightly brushing Gilder's Paste over the
top will highlight the relief details.
- Store above 55 F.
Apply above 60 F.
- If you left the
top off and material becomes dry, add a little paint thinner or mineral
spirits, mix, and you are ready to go. This exercise will give a long