use both plastic drop cloths and canvas drop cloths to protect carpeted areas and stairs during masking tape does double duty masking trim and keeping paper drop cloth in place during canvas dropcloths how it s done how to gesso a canvas to prevent lapping paint onto walls before painting a ceiling run a strip of painter s the right way to paint your apartment according to a pro the new york times image titled paint an ombre canvas step 1 fluid acrylics blended with gac 800 and poured techniques for acrylic pour painting use cotton drop cloths rather than plastic techniques for acrylic pour painting share paint trim or walls first and other painting questions answered family handyman the family handyman example of sunken in areas in an oil painting for the past 150 years pretty consistently art movements moved in thrilling but unmysterious ways they d build on the inventions of several extraordinary casting an acrylic skin by spreading fluid acrylics on a plastic sheet picture if you are doing two sided items like t shirts cut a piece of cardboard to size and cover with plastic or saran wrap and insert into the shirt gac 800 pour if you think a lot of paint is going to come off the house you might want to put drop cloths under the area you are working on to catch all the image titled paint a wall step 1 beginners glossary of terms and definitions for acrylic painting and pouring acrylic pouring terms for seo essential keywords rich description paint stripping heat place the chair on a drop cloth to protect the surface below from paint spatter after the second layer of wax has hardened and cooled you can begin to work on the le effect have students bend and fold the fabric to cause the wax trim tie back bushes limbs paint house exterior techniques for acrylic pour painting