Tulip Soft® Fabric Paint

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How to use Tulip Soft® Fabric Paint

1. Prewash fabric before painting to remove sizing. Do not use fabric softener. 2. Shake bottle well. 3. Insert shirtboard or cardboard between layers of fabric. 4. Apply one to two coats of paint, allowing to dry between coats. 5. Dry flat 4 hours. 6. For Velveteen finish only: With iron on steam setting, hold iron 1/2" above painted surface until paint appears textured (avoid over steaming). 7. Wait 72 hours before washing. Wash in warm water, gentle cycle with mild soap; line dry. Clean up with soap and water. Do not dry clean.

Tips & Techniques

Tulip Soft Brushable paints can be blended to create beautiful designs. Tulip Soft® Fabric Paint comes in a variety of finishes, so you can find the perfect fit for your fashion mood! Our rich Soft Matte colors are the powerhouse of fabric paint. They cover beautifully and dry to a smooth finish, and you'll love the full line of trend and color basics. The Soft Metallic finish brings on the shine in both classic metal shades and rich primaries. They're full of impact all by themselves, and add rich highlights when combined with other finishes. Our Soft Glitters are always a favorite--they're the giggly fun colors that liven up your fabric art creations! And for extra wow and pow, pump up your fashions with our Soft Neons. When you're in the mood for more sophisticated colors, try our Soft Pearls. They dress up the occasion perfectly. And our special finish is Velveteen...after you paint in your design, you lightly steam the paint so it puffs up to a wonderful textured finish. Have fun trying them all to find that unique combination that fits you perfectly!