Slick Coat

A Slick Coat is a “grease”  coat applied to a surface in preparation for a glaze application.  The purpose of greasing the surface is to allow the next layer to be moved and manipulate easier and stay open longer.  It is a clear solution and usually applied with a roller, sponge, mist spray, or rag.  […]

Choosing the Right Medium

Choosing the right medium depends on several factors: the nature and scope of the project, the type of faux finish chosen, weather conditions, dust, time constraints, and your own skill level. Oil-based and water-based systems each have advantages and disadvantages. Knowing the facts about each type will help you to choose the kind most appropriate […]