FRENCH GRAY | Milk Paint | J Thomas Home
FRENCH GRAY | Milk Paint | J Thomas Home
FRENCH GRAY | Milk Paint | J Thomas Home
FRENCH GRAY | Milk Paint | J Thomas Home
FRENCH GRAY | Milk Paint | J Thomas Home

FRENCH GRAY

Regular price

$3.50

OVERVIEW

Environmentally-Friendly, Non-Toxic, Powder Paint! Just Add Water!

Real Milk Paint is the ideal choice for an environmentally friendly, non-toxic paint that gives you convenience and a broad color selection. 

  • Sticks to raw wood, plaster, dry wall, stone, unsealed brick and concrete.
  • Paint right on existing finishes for a Peele, Chippy, or crackled surface.
  • No Primer needed on raw wood and porous surfaces.
  • Sticks to latex with the addition of Ultra Bond.
  • Easy to use, water-based formula.
  • Each bag contains everything needed -- just add water.
  • Remains usable for a minimum of two weeks after mixing with water.
  • Environmentally-friendly, child-friendly, pet-friendly
  • Non-toxic
  • Does not contain radioactive Kaolin Clay as a filler
  • Virtually no odor
  • Dries fast
Covers: Sample covers 2 sq. ft. / Pint (16 oz) covers 35 sq. ft. / Quart (32 oz) covers 70 sq. ft. / Gallon covers 280 sq. ft.
NOTE: All colors shown both digitally and in print are for representational purposes only. Please test any color in context to ensure it is the color you desire.

 

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Each Quart contains  a bag with 2-1/2 cups of powdered milk paint and a mixing marble. Take lid off can. Remove plastic bag with the powder. We recommend that you only mix a portion of the powder at one time in the can.

The powdered paint is mixed 1 part powder to 1 part water. So grab a scoop, around a cup will do. Scoop a cup of powder into the Quart can then a cup of water. Snap on the lid, shake for a few minutes, letting the mixing marble do the mixing. Pop the lids and your ready to paint, it’s that EASY!

  • If too thick, add more water. If too thin add more powdered Real Milk Paint®. If excess foaming occurs, add a few drops of Anti-foam.
  • Surface must be free of contamination, wax, grease, or oils. Clean with T.S.P. Sticks to other paints and finishes with the addition of Ultra Bond.
  • When applying over other finishes, ALWAYS test for compatibility before full application

Note: Real Milk Paint® will stick to oil base clear finishes and some painted surfaces but may cause a chippy , crackle or peel surface. If you want to get full adhesion then adding Ultra Bond is recommend. 

TIPS & TRICKS

Painting Tips & Tricks

  • For a brushy old world look use these natural bristle brushes for application.
  • For a smoother more uniform painted look use these Foam Brushes.
  • As days and weeks go by, the non toxic paint will continue to become more resistant to moisture.
  • After it has dried 3-4 hours you may top coat with varnish, oil finish, Pure Tung Oil, lacquer, or wax.
  • Try in inconspicuous area first, the color may change.
  • Wear proper safety equipment, goggles and rubber gloves.

Spraying Tips & Tricks

  • To spray, milk paint must be mixed in a blender to a smooth consistency and then strained.
  • A 2.0 orifice or higher for the spray gun is recommended.

CAUTION: Contains calcium hydroxide (lime) may burn eyes and skin. Flush and rinse with warm water immediately.

SHIPPING AND RETURN INFO

All of our items are handmade, upon order. We have no pre-made products.

It takes about 3-5 business days to handcraft most orders. Some will take 1-2 weeks. Custom orders will take 2-3 weeks.

Once your order has been handcrafted and boxed for shipping, it takes about 3-4 days to ship your order from our door to yours.

Furniture pieces (such as tables, desks, etc) are not included in the standard shipping pricing.  Those are available for pickup or subject to the prevailing LTL rate and have a 3-6 week lead time.

For more information, please visit our SHIPPING & RETURNS page.

FAQ

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