Prime the wall surface with acrylic or oil based
flat primer sealer. No additional prep or sealing
coats are required.
1. Crosshatch two layers of ProFaux
Pro-Venetian White Base onto surface, using
Steel Spatulas to apply. First layer is patchy,
the second layer fill sin the missed areas. Allow
surface to dry.
Position the Stencil
in desired position with a small piece of tape and
carefully spatula Pro-Venetian
White Base through the stencil. Remove stencil
Clean and rinse stencil and
continue desired design pattern. Let Stencil work
completely dry before applying colorwash with Stonewash
For covering larger areas,
mix 1-2 Tablespoons of Green
Stonewash Pigment with 1 quart of water. Lightly
apply, in random pattern, with dampened cellulose
sponge. Continue same method with Blue
Oxide Stonewash Pigments.
Use a cellulose sponge to apply the pigments at
random. Color "wash" the surface and allow
the colors to blend together in a natural, organic
the color to set up for a few minutes and continue
to use a cellulose sponge to further blend the colors
to an subtle finish.
Use a sanding sponge or Blue Steel Spatulas to subtract
color if you wish.
7. Fix dry colors with Profaux
Zero Gloss Varnish for a natural look and surface
on a theme.
Create numerous color combinations
with any of our ProFaux Stonewash Pigments.
Thickness does affect the Pro-Venetian Base products.
Thicker applications will take longer to dry and
may reveal cracking. May be applied with tools such
as a spatula and trowel. Coverage: Varies widely
depending upon application method: 75-175 sq.ft.
2 hours to overnight, depending on film thickness
(68 degrees @ 65% RH).
Up & Disposal:
Use hot water for application equipment.
Do not dispose of any product in sewers, waterways
or municipal garbage. Allow waste product to harden
before disposal. If liquid disposal is necessary,
contact your local municipality or paint store for