DIY Metallic Paint Made Simple

If you’re a DIY enthusiast, you’ll love how easy it is to create your own metallic paint with Paint With Pearl. Why pay someone else when you can do it yourself? Paint is basically a mixture of glue (called binder), pigments, and some thinning agents to make it easy to spread on surfaces for protection. Our Metallic Paint Candy Pearls provide those pigments you need.

Step 1: Choose Your Binder Start by selecting your binder. There are plenty of options out there. If you’re painting a car or motorcycle, we recommend using automotive paint like All Kandy or Tamco. For painting interior walls, a clear Faux Finish Glaze works well. Some crafty surfboard makers in Hawaii even mix our pigments into Elmer’s Glue, dilute it with water, and create their own airbrush metallic paint, which can be glassed over once dry.

Step 2: Pick Your Metallic Paint Candy Pearls Now, it’s time to choose your Metallic Paint Candy Pearls. Typically, you’ll mix one of our 25-gram bags with a quart of your ready-to-spray binder. But you can also use them for brush and roll-on applications. Get creative because you can mix different Metallic Paint Candy Pearls to create countless cool colors.

Step 3: Start Painting Simply stir in the Metallic Paint Candy Pearls, and you’re ready to start painting. You’ll be amazed at the incredible results you can achieve. These pigments work well with even the smallest nozzles, making them perfect for airbrush art too!

Enhance Your Custom Paint We offer a wide selection of colors, and you can add special effects to your custom paint jobs by layering ghost pearls or our white chameleon pearls on top of your metallic paint.

We love our customers’ feedback and pictures showcasing what they’ve done with our products. Our Candy Pearls, Metal Flakes, True Chameleon pigments, Thermochromics, Glow In The Darks, and other paint pigments are incredibly versatile and suitable for almost any application. The possibilities are endless! Share your work with us, and if we feature it, you’ll receive a gift card for our website.

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