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 […]


Whiting is basically ground CHALK.  It is made of mostly calcium carbonate and mined in various parts of the world. Whiting is used in a wide variety of industries.  In the painting industry, it is used in most paint products as a thickener, in putty products, and as a polishing compound for glass, ceramics, and […]