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Have you ever tried to use masking tape for its intended purpose only to discover that, no matter how carefully you apply the tape, paint bleeds under...
Lay down the first color, extending past the area where the line will be. If you are using two layers per color, paint both layers.
Once the paint is dry, place your masking tape. In this case, the bottom of the masking tape marks the location where the edge between the two colors ...
Using the same color, paint along the tape edge. This seems strange but, there will always be some bleeding under the tape. By deliberately painting a...
When the bleed-under layer has dried, paint the second color. Make sure your paint overlaps the location of the tape line.
Remove the tape by pulling it at a 90 degree angle. Do this when the paint is wet, if possible. Tah-dah! Crisp, clean paint lines! (I hate adding a...
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Posted:Jun 8, 2009
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