Cara

I am a writer and an artist taking opportunities every day to transform my dreams into reality. I love learning new things and am always creating and innovating. I worked as an Art Instructor, teaching painting and art techniques to artists of all levels and ages. I have hosted countless paint parties and taught children’s art classes both in my home as well as an art teacher at a Montessori school.

A man painting a sanded-down picnic table with a light-blue paint.

Acrylic vs. Latex Paint: Similarities, Differences & Uses

Discerning the difference between acrylic and latex paints can be confusing at first. Many people use the term “acrylic” to refer to acrylic paints, latex paints, and acrylic paints interchangeably. While both latex and acrylic paints are opaque and can be used on a variety of surfaces, they are suitable for different purposes. Acrylic vs. …

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Tempera vs. Acrylic Paint | Which Is Best for Your Project?

Tempera and acrylic paints are similar in that they are both opaque, liquid paints, but they were designed with different intentions. If you’re looking to make the most out of a project, it’s important to use the proper paint. What’s the difference between tempera and acrylic paints? While both paints are water based, tempera paints …

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