When working with unfinished wood, prepare your surface by: Sanding smooth and Wiping clean with tack cloth.
When working with plastic, glass or ceramic, lightly sand surface with fine grain sandpaper and wipe clean with a tack cloth. This will help the spray paint to adhere better to these smooth surfaces. Apply a primer to further improve adhesion.
Place project on newspaper to protect work area from overspray.
Spray several light coats of Krylon® Flat Black COLORmaxx spray paint to cover top, bottom and sides of project.
Let spray paint dry.
Shake all Krylon® paint cans to prepare for spray painting wet-on-wet coats.
Spray one very heavy coat of Krylon® Bright Gold Metallics spray paint to cover entire top of project.
Do not let spray paint dry.
Over wet gold spray paint, spray overlapping spots of the following spray paint colors:
- COLORmaxx Gloss Blue Ocean Breeze
- COLORmaxx Gloss Hunter Green
- COLORmaxx Flat Black
Do not let spray paint dry. Spray mineral spirits over all the wet paint areas to cause reaction to paint.
Use damp sea sponge to dab at spray paint to create mottled, marble effect.
Wearing rubber gloves, spray Krylon® Blue Ocean Breeze COLORmaxx Paint into disposable plastic tub to form a puddle of paint.
Dip sponge into puddle.
Lightly dab plastic bag on project to enhance the marbled effect.
Drag tip of feather through wet paint on project surface in very fine lines to create veins.
For added protection of your finished project, spray several light coats of Krylon® Acrylic Crystal Clear as a final step. For projects that will used outdoors or near a window, use Krylon® UV Resistant Clear.
Get Inspired To Spray
Wood and spray paint are a great combo. Go big and revive a piece of furniture. Go small and revamp a decorative box.