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Finish of the Month
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 faux finishing school December - Prime with IL Primer
 faux finishing school November - Divino Elegance
 faux finishing school October - Elegant Sparkle
 faux finishing school August - Falling Leaves
 faux finishing school July - Cabinet Finish
 faux finishing school June - Cabinet Finish
 faux finishing school May - Metal Mix
 faux finishing school April - Artistic Touch Tile
 faux finishing school March - Bella Fino with Glass Beads
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Artistic Touch Tile Versiplast Blue Pearl Pearl Paste Modern Masters Metallic Paint Statuary Bronze faux finishing decorative painting faux finishing school

Following is the recipe:

Black base coat

Step 1:  Apply Modello

Step 2:  Apply two coats of Perfetto Crackle Size allow to dry in-between coats.

Step 3:  Apply all three colors of Clear Crackle to surface and allow to crackle and dry.  Remove Modello.

Step 4:  Color wash using Perfetto Gilded Walnut Glaze and finesse with tool of choice.

Clear Crackle formula's Six to one.  Six parts Clear Crackle to one part mica powder.  Colors used Super Sparkle, IRI Gold, and Shimmered Gold.

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