How to Whitewash With MudPaint
We are often asked how to whitewash with MudPaint, and, with spring right around the corner, we wanted to outline how to whitewash!
Step 1: Clean the piece thoroughly using one part water and one part vinegar.
Step 2: Allow the piece to dry.
Step 3: Sand to remove old finish.
Step 4: Wipe with a clean cloth to remove dust.
Step 6: Apply mixture with a brush or rag in long strokes following the wood grain. Work in small sections.
Step 7: While the whitewash is still damp, use a clean cloth to wipe off the excess.
Step 8: Allow the paint to dry.
Step 9: Repeat steps 6, 7, and 8 until you achieve your desired look.
Step 9: Allow the paint to dry thoroughly.
Step 10: Sand if needed.
Step 11: Wipe with a clean cloth to remove dust.
Step 12: Finish with MudPaint’s Clear Coat.