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Which Finishing Product to Use Over Milk Paint?

Posted by Carolyn Moore on

Which Finishing Product to Use Over Milk Paint?

I wanted to talk about the options you have for sealing and protecting a piece you have milk-painted - if you need to seal it that is (see below).  The basic choices are matt varnish, oil or wax, but what you choose will depend on what you have painted, where it will be used and how much sheen you want to add (or not!) The first consideration is the level of protection you need. It isn't essential to seal a milk painted piece, but it is recommended if it is likely to be handled, need regular cleaning or needs to be water...

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