What is gilders paste wax?

Gilders Paste Wax is a surface treatment that can quickly add a touch of color and/or metallic glitz to your projects.

Apply GILDERS® paste wax :

  1. With finger, sponge, toothbrush, paintbrush or cloth in a rubbing motion or use other creative mediums to produce a unique finish.
  2. Layered on top of one another or mixed to create different finishes or an endless color palette.

Subsequently, question is, what is gilders paste made of? Gilders Paste Wax is made of highly concentrated metallic and organic pigm

Besides, what is gilders paste used for?

The paste can be applied to metal, wood, ceramics, resin, polymer clay, gourds and much more. It’s perfect for giving your base metals a personal touch, and even highlighting details on sterling silver! Applying the Gilders Paste to a smooth surface won’t work, so make sure your surface has some texture.

Does gilders paste need to be sealed?

There are varying opinions as to if you need to seal the Gilders Paste (after it has fully dried for 12 hours). We recommend that you do seal it with a clear matte finish acrylic spray sealer. We found that 3 light coats worked best. You can purchase such an item at art stores and some hardware stores.

How do I revive gilders paste?

With a little mineral spirits or paint thinner you can bring it back to a smooth, paste-like consistency. You’ll need: Gloves, spatula, paint thinner or mineral spirits, and an empty container/can/lid to work with the paste in.

How do you use gilders paste on furniture?

Gilders Paste Tips: Substrate surface should be dry and clean, free of dirt, oil, grease and scale. Gilders paste can be directly applied with your finger, sponge, paint-tooth stencil brushes, cloth, rubber stamps and more. All colors can be thinned out to further extend, wash, stain paint your project.

How do you use baroque gilders paste?

Apply Gilders Paste with finger, sponge, toothbrush, paintbrush or cloth in a rubbing motion or use other creative mediums to produce a unique finish. Layer on top of one another or mix to create different finishes or an endless color palette.

How do you use Goldfinger paint?

Easy to use, Goldfinger can simply be applied with a soft cloth or ?nger and after a short time can be buffed to a ?ne lustre. It produces a really professional ?nish with no signs of metallic particles or smears. For intricate work, Gold?nger can be thinned with white spirit or turpentine and used with a brush.

How do you use Decoart metallic luster?

How to Use Metallic Lustre. Apply to surface with soft cloth or sponge. Buff to a brilliant sheen. Seal with Americana Spray Sealers for added durability and outdoor exposure.

What is metallic wax?

Deco Art Metallic Luster is a metallic wax that buffs to a brilliant shine. It features highly concentrated pigments and boasts an opaque coverage with only one coat. Metallic Luster adheres to most absorbent surfaces, as well as metal. This package contains a 1oz container of wax metallic finish.

Do you have to seal gilding wax?

There’s no need to seal the gilding wax. I find it dries really well and hasn’t rubbed off any of my pieces. If you find it fades over the years, it can easily be touched up by applying a little more.