It can take a couple hours or less to be completely dry. Thank you for sharing! Should I sand my previous work down a bit before using this? You can sand it with a fine grit paper, like , and you will find the brush strokes gone. My advice is to try chalk paint on a very small project first. FYI however, I found that Rustoleum makes a chalk paint that it half the price of Annie Sloan and application is like a dream.
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Though both paints are similar in some respects, they have many differences between them. I suggest that you revise this article in fairness and helpfulness to your readership. Bargain Mansions 12pm 11c. Lightly sand the door with grit or finer sand paper — wet sanding works great.
Depending on what color you finish with end up with lighter or darker which could be reverse order from above. They are also more toxic than latex paint for the same reason. I already know it was a mistake just in removing the tape. Preferred in harsher environments with large temperature swings. Latex paint offers painters easy clean-up using only water.
I have never had any problems with my projects, and I have done many. Oil-based paint is more durable, but it takes longer to dry, and cleanup requires turpentine or paint thinner mineral spirits. Sign Up for More No Thanks. Your painted pieces are beautiful though and I love your blog!! This time I am using a spray gun critter spray gun for the paint and top coat. Oil based paint dries with a hard enamel that is more resistant to scratches fingerprints, staining, etc. Here are some projects that you should consider using oil-based paint for.