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FolkArt ® Stains - 2 oz.
Give your craft projects a beautiful wood grain with FolkArt ® Stains. Stains are simple to...

FolkArt Stains

Create a stylish wood finish with FolkArt® Stains.  Simply brush on FolkArt Stain then wipe off for an enhanced grain pattern and a tint of color.  Use to turn simple wood surfaces into beautiful home accents.  FolkArt Stains are also a great basecoat for hand-painted embellishments.
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FolkArt Stains FAQs
Frequently asked questions about Stains.
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Yes, FolkArt® Stains can be used as an antiquing medium on flat and satin finishes. Stain will not adhere to glossy finishes.
 
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All colors within the FolkArt® Stain line can be poured together to create a new color. They can also be mixed wet on wet to achieve different colors. Wet on wet simply means that you brush the first stain color, immediately brush the second color on, then wipe off both with a clean, soft cloth.
 
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FolkArt® Stains can be applied by one of two methods:
  1. Brush-on Method – brush on with a foam brush, then wipe off with a clean, soft cloth.
  2. Wipe-on Method – moisten a soft cloth with the stain and rub surface to be stained, then wipe off with a clean, soft cloth. This method allows more wood grain to show through the finish.
 
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FolkArt® Stains apply best to a smooth surface. For best results, sand the surface in the direction of the grain. Wipe the surface with a clean, dry cloth before staining to remove any residue left from sanding.