How to test if your paint is Acrylic or Enamel (water or oil based) with Inspire DIY

Hey guys, sometimes during a painting project you’re going to need to figure out whether your previously painted surfaces were done in either an acrylic or an enamel. Now I’ve got a quick and easy test that you can do to figure out what you’ve got I’ll show you that right now So how this Read more…

How to Apply Oil-Based Paint on Furniture: Painting Built-In Cabinets | sunnysideupstairs

I wanted to paint a built-in cabinet with a smooth finish and compared a water-based gloss paint with an oil-based semi-gloss paint. The oil paint won with just one coat giving a smoother, glossier, and more durable finish. Here are 15 tips for achieving a smooth semi-gloss oil paint finish on built-in cabinetry. Use optimal Read more…

Preparing Walls for Painting

When it comes to painting, we all want to jump in and just start rolling that beautiful new color on the wall. But spending a few extra minutes on prep work will give you much better results and help you avoid problems along the way. Start by clearing the room, OR moving furniture to the Read more…

Acrylic Painting – Abstract Art Demonstration | Radial

Thanks for watching this video. If you loved it remember to like this video to encourage me Think also to click subscribe and click on the bell to receive my new videos. If you want to go further and become an abstract painter, I have created a DVD called Abstract painting Secrets to help you. Read more…

How To Fill Pinholes Before Painting a Car with Kevin Tetz & Eastwood

pre-painting prep is one of those things that you just got to have in your shop but there’s many more uses for it than just a final wife before your paint job check out this episode of hands-on cars where we combine pre-painting prep and contour polyester glazing buddy for a really slick trick ok Read more…

Painting Over Paint: When You Can and Can’t – Kevin Tetz has the Answer at Eastwood

you might find yourself asking the question can I paint over top of my existing paint job or do i need to strip it all down and start over again well it’s actually quite an easy question to answer if your paint job that you’re going to paint on top of is solid and shows Read more…

How to Paint a Room – Basic Painting Tips

Ready for a change? A quality paint job is one of the least expensive ways to transform your home and make any room look good. The first step, and the key step, is prep. You need to do this. Watch our How to Prep for Paint video. Don’t run out of paint in the middle Read more…

Painting Tips & Techniques : Cleaning Oil on Canvas Paintings

Hey, welcome to my studio, my name is Lars Erik Robinson. I’m with Lars Arts All Around Art-tainment. I’m a freelance illustrator. Today we’re going to talk about something that I would greatly recommendation. If you have a piece, a painting for example, and you want to restore it, and you had a lot of Read more…