A new all-in-one paint, from Dixie Belle Paint Company. Silk mineral paint features a built-in primer as well as topcoat.
PREP for SILK is as follows.
"LIGHT scuff sanding for excellent results".
ALL pieces need to have a scuff sand, if you have clients that do not understand what scuff sand means tell them take a 220 sanding block (DB sanding pad) and lightly scuff the surface of their piece. Wipe away the dust with a microfiber cloth or paper towel and clean with white lightning.
Tips for using Silk Mineral All In One Paints:
De-gloss ALL pieces with a light scuff sanding, Clean Well with White Lightning, rinse residue Remove any wax before getting started. Factory finishes, lacquer, laminate, glass, or plastic require light scuff sanding and Slick Stick for proper adherence For increased durability, apply 2 coats of paint. Apply with a Dry Synthetic Brush Built-in topcoat, primer, and water-based stain blocker Cooler temperatures or higher humidity may prolong drying time Stays looking new longer and requires fewer coats Full coverage and strong coating Low reflective finish\ Excellent durability Washable for an easy - clean finish Water, Mildew and Grease Resistant 21 to 30 Day Cure Time Viscosity might vary depending on pigments Do not thin Silk unless using a sprayer Store between 50-90°F (10-32°C.) If you thin out Silk only recommend using water/Floetrol of no more than 8 ounces per gallon.