The Golden Peacock
Using Furniture Fracture (Crackle)
This will be known as The Golden Peacock. She is bold, proud, and weathered. This was one of those fun projects to see transform.
What is Shabby Paints Furniture Fracture? Furniture Fracture is a strong non-toxic crackle. Crackling or Fracturing is where the layer painted over the Furniture Fracture cracks or separates revealing the undercoat. This process gives a splitting or blistering effect. Furniture fracture is a simple way of adding dramatic depth to your favorite project. Fracture Tips below.
Furniture Fracture is stronger than homemade or craft crackle products, giving you great results every time. Furniture Fracture is Non-Toxic, VOC Free and Made in the USA.
Furniture Fracture should be protected with Shabby Paints VAX or Varnish.
Directions for Use:
Brush or sponge Furniture Fracture over dry, clean surface.
Let Furniture Fracture dry to the touch. If a heavy fracturing is desired, apply a second coat and let dry. Brush or sponge Chalk-Acrylic Paint, Shimmer Glaze or Shimmer Paints on top of dried Crackle. It is important to work fast and not keep going over the same area while wet. Brushing the same area repeatedly tends to pull off the under-layer once the crackling process has started. Let dry. Finish with Shabby VAX or Shabby Varnish.
Fracture Tips: Vertical brushing gives vertical cracks.
Using a Brush Usually gives bigger cracks.
Using a sponge gives warn and small cracks. A small amount of crackle will give you small cracks. Crisscross strokes with a bristle brush gives small random cracks. Practice on piece of cardboard until you get the desired look you want. Layer Colors for different effects.
Water Based Non-Toxic VOC Free Cruelty FREE
Cleans up with soap and water.
Would this work on a ceiling?
Yes it will! 🙂