Real Milk Paint Co. Blog

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Painting Pallet and Upcycled Wood Art

November 16th, 2021|

Credit White Wood Company Few things are better in life than crafting personalized creations, and utilizing pallets and upcycled wood give you a chance to express yourself artistically in myriad ways. From custom [...]

Wax Vs Oil for Wood

November 12th, 2021|

The finish you add to your wood projects has the potential to make or break your piece, whether you intend to display and use it indoors or out. Different woods have different properties and needs, [...]

Cold Weather Painting Tips

October 18th, 2021|

Painting in cold weather can often lead to unsatisfying results, so it's important to understand the downsides. For example, painting at temperatures below 50°F can lead to surfaces drying improperly, sometimes with a cracking paint [...]

Painting on Wood Art with Milk Paint

October 11th, 2021|

Before canvas became readily available for artists, wood was one of the most common mediums for expressing creativity. Sturdy and durable, a smooth wood surface provides space that accepts paint well, though the downside is [...]

Food-Safe Wood Finishes

September 24th, 2021|

A food-safe wood finish for wood expands the use of both handmade and ready-made items into the kitchen and playroom. Though most sealers provide a food-safe wood finish once dry, these modern wood finishes aren't [...]

Best Finishes for Wood Charcuterie Boards

September 24th, 2021|

With the popularity of charcuterie boards for both personal snacking and entertaining rising, more and more people are jumping on the meat and cheese snack train. From simple round oroval platters and rectangular trays [...]

Paint Additive to Prevent Mold

September 21st, 2021|

Whether you’re looking for a simple way to freshen up your deck railing or enhance patio furnishings, Outdoor Additive in milk paint adds a protective extra ingredient to ward off the exterior elements. It is [...]