To paint ghost flames on a car or motorcycle, first sand the area to paint so the surface will hold the paint. Then, outline the shape of the ghost flames using thin tape. Using the outline, fill in the flames with the desired color. Once the paint dries, remove the tape.Continue Reading
Sand down the surface area with dry or wet sand paper so it is ready for painting. Then, use a tack cloth and wipe down the area to remove any stray debris so the surface is clean.
There are two ways to outline flames. Either tracing paper or thin tape can be used. For the tape method, use tape to outline the shape of the flames freehand on the car or motorcycle. To use tracing paper, place the paper over the hood of the car and tape it down. Next, using either chalk or pencil, draw the shape of the flames. Finally, remove the paper from the hood and use an X-acto knife to cut the shape of the flames out of the paper. The paper can then be used as an outline for painting.
If using tape, paint the area inside the tape to create the flames on the hood. If using tracing paper, tape the tracing paper to the hood of the car, and then either airbrush or paint the open space. Once finished, let the paint dry, and then remove the tape or tracing paper.
One way to paint clay pots is to use regular paint to create images on its surface. Other ways to paint clay pots include using a dipping technique, painting them with paints designed for outdoor use and spray painting them.Full Answer >
To apply a crackle finish, paint the surface in the desired base color, allow the paint to dry, and apply the crackle medium. After one to four hours, apply the top coat of paint to the crackle medium. Allow the top coat of paint to dry to reveal the crackle finish. If necessary, remove the original finish and sand the piece to the surface to ensure the paint sticks to the item.Full Answer >
Painting over polyurethane involves cleaning the surface to be painted, sanding it to remove all gloss, applying primer, then painting with enamel paint. Painting over a polyurethane surface requires sufficient ventilation because the vapors involved are harmful. Painters should wear a respirator when doing this task.Full Answer >
To fix rust on a car, rub it with a wire brush, sand the area, apply primer, paint the surface, apply clear sealant, and buff the area. This process takes several hours and requires a wire brush, a grinding wheel, sandpaper, primer, paint, clear sealant, a buffer and automotive wax.Full Answer >