Rich

I'm a hobby enthusiast with a real love for painting miniatures. I also happen to run this site and write the majority of its content!

A variety of hand-painted garden rocks outside on a boulder.

Is Acrylic Paint Waterproof? Only If You Do This…

Acrylic paint is a versatile paint that can be used for both indoor and outdoor projects. It is water based, making it a low-toxicity, easy-to-clean up choice. Acrylic paint can be applied effectively to many different materials, including wood, metal, plastic, glass, and fabric, but will it last? Is acrylic paint waterproof? Acrylic paint is …

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A custom-painted weathervane featuring a figure of a boy and a large rooster.

Can I Use Acrylic Paint on Metal? Chairs, Tables or Similar?

If you’ve ever wanted to make a piece of metal more visually appealing or maybe protect it from rust or perhaps improve its durability, you may have considered the idea of applying acrylic paint to the item. After all, acrylic paint can have a protective element, and it definitely has the ability to enhance aesthetics! …

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A pair of wooden apples that have been painted with various modern designs in an array of bright colors.

Effectively Seal Acrylic Paint on Wood Surfaces: Solved!

Whether you’re painting fence posts, furniture, toys, or picture frames, applying acrylic paint to wood is a simple and fun process that can brighten up your space.  While preparing the surface by sanding and priming and then applying the appropriate amount of paint is crucial, making sure that you properly seal the paint is an …

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