Can you put acrylic paint over oil paint?

Answer On One Hand: Primer WorksAcrylic paint is a water-based paint. It can be applied over oil-based paint if a primer is used first. The primer allows the acrylic paint to adhere to the surface.On the ... Read More »

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Can you paint acrylic over latex semi-gloss paint?

You can apply acrylic paint over a latex semi-gloss paint; however, you will end up with chipping and flaking unless you properly prepare the surface. Abrade the semi-gloss paint by sanding it with... Read More »

Can acrylic paint be used over water-soluble oil paint?

Using different types of paint in the same art project is an example of using mixed media. Acrylic paint can be used over water-soluble oil paint, but it's best to let the oil paint dry first since... Read More »

What happens if you use an epoxy based paint over an acrylic or rubber based paint in a swimming pool?

Answer Using incompatible paints can result in devastating results. Do an online search for Ramuc swimming pool paints. They have great information regarding what paints are compatible with other... Read More »

Can I paint acrylic enamel over acrylic lacquer?

Acrylic enamel paint and acrylic lacquer paint aren't meant to be layered one on top of another when painting a car. However, if the vehicle's surface is prepared with the correct primer, you can a... Read More »