From The Artisan Paint Bar: Creating an Artisan Pewter Metallic Finish
From The Artisan Paint Bar series: are quick fire videos running you through some of our popular finishes, simple tutorials to provide you with a quick step by step run down on how to create Artisan finishes
The video is approx 16 minutes long and in it you will see The Artisan Pewter Metallic Finish being created on
-sample wooden swatch
What you will need to create this Artisan Pewter Metallic Finish:
1 Litre Clubhouse Grey
1 Pewter Metallic Creme
1 Staalmeester brush 2020 Pro Hybrid brush
(or any other suitable brush from the Staalmeester Brush that fits in with your project)
1 Spalter brush for your metallics in the correct size
Optional : Artisan Gilding wax
- Although not shown in the video if painting a vase or jar take the finish down 1-2cm down the inside neck of the jar.
- Doing an Artisan Pewter Metallic Finish on the external of a glass jar or vase is a decorative paint finish and will be wipeable however is not dishwasher safe
- To blend your brush strokes when using Metallic Cremes, take pressure off your brush and feather to create a seamless finish
- Wipe the rim of your metallic creme after use and always keep the lid of your metallic creme tightly shut.
To explore in person, contact your closest Artisan retailer ahead of time to see if they stock the Artisan Metallic Alchemy range. To find our retailers click here