Does acrylic paint stick to acrylic? (step by step guide)

Acrylic paint is very versatile. It can stick to almost any surface. Acrylic plastic which is known as plexiglass is a perfect material to paint with acrylics. Some of the special uses of acrylic plastic with acrylic paint are creating 3D art and reversible art pieces. But you might wonder if acrylic paint sticks to … Read more

Can you bake acrylic paint? the best way to go for it

Acrylic paint is a very versatile and convenient paint that you can use for almost any art project. So I wondered if I can bake acrylic paint onto surfaces like ceramic and glass. So I contacted popular acrylic paint manufacturers and asked them whether I can bake acrylic paint. Here is what I have found. … Read more

How to fix acrylic paint on ceramic (and keep it off)

Ceramics can be converted into great pieces of art if colored. As acrylic paint is very versatile and sticks to almost anything, you might wonder how to fix acrylic paint on ceramic? Ceramic that is glazed or unglazed can be painted with acrylic paint. For better results choose bisque ceramic (unglazed ceramic) and prime with … Read more

How to stick acrylic paint on glass (and keep it off)

Glass is an attractive surface to paint on due to its transparent property. As acrylic paint is very versatile and sticks to almost anything, it is a great convenient paint to use on glass. But you might wonder how to get acrylic paint to stick to glass. Acrylic paint can stick to the bare glass … Read more

A complete guide on sticking acrylic paint on metal

You might need to paint a metal sign or any metal piece with acrylic paint. Most oil-based paints can stick to metal. As acrylic paint is water-based, you might wonder will acrylic paint sticks to metal? Acrylic paint sticks to metal when the surface is prepared and primed with a metal primer or acrylic medium. … Read more

5 Easy steps to stick acrylic paint on plastic to last long

Acrylic paint is the most versatile paint of all. It sticks to almost any surface. You might need to decorate some plastic pieces with acrylic paint, but it can be tricky if not done right. Let’s see how to get acrylic paint to stick to plastic. To stick acrylic paint to plastic prepare the surface … Read more

17 Pros and cons of acrylic paint: All you need to know

Acrylic paint is one of the greatest inventions of art history. As with almost everything, acrylic paint also has its pros and cons. All pros and cons of acrylic paint depending on the artist. One may see some aspect as a pro while another artist can see the same thing as a con. Acrylic paint … Read more

What will acrylic paint not stick to (experiment results)

Acrylic paint is a very versatile paint that can stick to almost anything. It sticks to canvas, paper, board, wood, air-dry clay, polymer clay, and plaster. With surface preparation and sealing of the paints, it sticks to plastic, metal, glass, and fabric. I thought it would be interesting to know, what surfaces acrylic paint does … Read more

13 Reasons why acrylic painting is good for everyone

Acrylic paint was invented in 1955, after the oil paint. It was introduced as a solution to the slow drying and muted color palette of oil paint. Ever since both professional artists and students have used acrylics. These paintings lasted for decades if chosen in the right quality. I am a self taught artists and … Read more

How to stick vinyl to acrylic paint: in 5 easy steps

You might want to put a nice little quote on a beautiful abstract painting. This quote can be easily transferred to the canvas with vinyl. Although it is a fairly easy project, some of us have problems with it. There are two processes we can follow to stick vinyl to canvas. The first one is … Read more