Need instructions for mixing custom paint colors? In the lesson below you will learn how to shift and adjust home painting colors with craft colorants. Have you ever bought a wrong home paint color that you couldn't return? Do you have a can of screaming yellow paint sitting in your garage? Mixing your own custom paint colors may be the answer. Instead of dumping the "wrong" paint, try tweaking the color first.
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Please note: I may earn commissions from qualiying purchases if you shop through links on this page. More info. If you love wood grain but also love the bright, vibrant options available in paint colors, then this tutorial is for you. To stain wood any color, mix 1 part paint with a 4 parts clear mixing glaze. Or, add water to acrylic paint in a ratio.
When painting, work is passing several stages, the house owners are left with remnants of latex or acrylic paint. But is it possible to mix different types of paint? First things first, it is good to know the difference between acrylic and latex paints, how compatible they are and allow themselves to be mixed.