AquaCrackle® is a water-based paint material that is applied over AquaSize™ in Faux Effects® two-part crackle paint system (see AquaSize™). Simply brush, roll or spray on a generous coat of AquaCrackle® paint over AquaSize™ once it has set and is tacky.
AquaCrackle® Fine Line (White) is a professional-quality crackle material that is applied over AquaSize™, a glue-like material that is the first step in the AquaCrackle® system. This superior two-part system is designed to offer consistent results using a few simple tools and techniques. AquaCrackle® Fine Line (White) allows the user to create fine, thin cracks to create an aged effect.
• Covers up to 200 sq.ft. per gallon
• Available in quart, gallon and 5 gallon sizes.
CrackleMate™ is a clear additive that transforms SetCoat® bonding paint or acrylic latex paint to create crackling paint. The CrackleMate™/paint mixture is then applied over AquaSize™ once it has set and is tacky.
Normal addition is 30% CrackleMate™ to 70% paint. Do not exceed 60% when adding to any paint material. CrackleMate™ added to SetCoat® bonding paint produces very good results. When adding CrackleMate™ to latex paint, varying degrees of success depend upon the particular brand of paint and the amount added.
AquaSize™ is a sizing material used as the base for a crackle finish. This glue-like material must be used to create crackle effects in Faux Effects® two-part crackle system. When dry to a tacky condition, AquaCrackle® or a CrackleMate™/paint mixture is applied over top. As it dries, cracks form creating a classic crackle paint appearance.
• Covers Approximately 300-400 sq ft per gallon
• Easy clean up with soap and water.