General Finishes Milk Paints are premium acrylic, water-based paints named for their low-luster sheen which mimics the look of old-world furniture paint. Not a true "casein based milk paint" but a modern version of old world paint with a strong mineral base. It is adaptable and UV resistant and may be applied by brushing or spraying and possesses excellent flow and leveling properties. Milk paints are formulated with zero-VOC colorants and pre-mixed for your convenience. They can be used on interior or exterior projects without a topcoat.
You can mix it, lighten it, distress it, glaze it, layer different colors or antique it - perfect for upcycling or repurposing furniture.
Base Type: Water Sheen: Flat low luster (10-15) Interior or Exterior: Interior/Exterior Type: Acrylic Paint Coats: 1+ coats Application Method: Brush, Roll, Spray, Pad Usable over existing finishes: Yes Spray Tip Sizes: HVLP 1.8mm-2.0mm Topcoat Required: Self-Sealing Dry Time - Touch: 30+ min. Dry Time - Recoat: 2+ hr Dry Time - Light Use: 7-10 days Dry Time - Cure: 21 days Coverage: 50-65 sq.ft./pint, 100-125 sq.ft./quart, 400-500 sq.ft./gallon Viscosity: Thick Viscosity (cPs): 2000-3000 Durability (Highest, High, Medium, Low): High