"All About Crackles" Quick Technique Class
Join us as our design team demonstrates the many ways to add crackle finishes to your decorative painting composition. Imagine an old furniture piece which has been through many seasons of expansion and contraction in an unheated storeroom or barn. The paint is cracked, the varnish is cracked and the piece is loaded with character. This techni...
Annie Sloan Craqueleur Varnish
Annie Sloan’s unique Craqueleur is a two-part application that gives an authentic cracked varnish finish – just like on an Old Master! You can control the size of the cracks with Step 2 – the thinner you apply it, the smaller the cracks. If you like, you can then highlight the cracks with Annie Sloan Dark Soft Wax. Set consists of 125 ml. base c...
Artisan Enhancements® Crackle Tex
Crackle Tex by Artisan Enhancements® reproduces the sophisticated, aged, antiqued look of weathered paint and/or plaster. Crackle Tex is a clear medium that will allow water based paint or plaster to create a chipped/crackled effect. It is not intended to crack latex paint, but water based flat paint, such as a chalky or clay paint. It cracks be...
Artisan Enhancements® Easy Crackle
Easy Crackle by Artisan Enhancements® reproduces the sophisticated, aged, antiqued look of weathered paint and/or plaster. Easy Crackle is a clear medium that will allow paint or plaster to create a chipped/crackled effect for a subtle classic appearance. It is not intended to crack latex paint, but water based flat paint, such as a chalky or cl...
Wood Icing® Fissure Size
Wood Icing® Fissure Size is applied under Wood Icing® Textura Paste, causing the paste to crack as it dries. Apply Fissure Size, and allow to dry until the medium is clear. You will notice separation In the sizing as it dries. Apply Textura Paste. Cracks will form as the paste drys. This is a slow drying process so never fear, the paste WILL c...