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Can clear nail polish be used as a paint sealant?

Nail polishes are permanent once dry so they can be used as sealers if you want. However, acrylic paint is also permanent once dry so doesn’t need a sealer.

Is nail polish water resistant?

Making labels for your garden is essential way of keeping track of where you planted what. But they aren’t as helpful after a lot of rain, when they get smudged and ruined. Keep that from happening with a coat or two of clear nail polish, which basically makes them waterproof.

How do you make acrylic paint water resistant?

Although it might be slightly water-resistant, it does not provide a waterproof coat. To make it waterproof, add a sealer over the acrylic paint. Also, the type of surface you are painting may have to be prepared before painting for better results.

What type of craft paint is waterproof?

Acrylic Paint

What is the best craft paint for plastic?

  • Best Overall: Krylon Fusion for Plastic.
  • Best Budget: Rust-Oleum Painter’s Touch Multi Purpose Spray Paint.
  • Best for Toys: ARTarlei Permanent Paint Markers.
  • Best for Chairs: Rust-Oleum Paint for Plastic Spray.
  • Best for Outdoor: Rust-Oleum Painter’s Touch Multi Purpose Spray Paint.

What can you do with plastic ornaments?

25 Plastic Ball Ornament Decorating Ideas that are Fun and Easy

  1. 25 Ideas to Decorate Clear Plastic Ball Ornaments. Fill With Miniature Christmas Craft Supplies. Create a Snowy Look on the Outside. Use Sea Salt for an Icy Look.
  2. Decorate with Melted Crayons. Kid-Friendly Grinch Ball Ornament. Paint a Cute and Simple Penguin. Create a Frosted Glass Look.

Can you use acrylic paint on ornaments?

What kind of paint should I use? I prefer acrylic craft paint for the inside of an ornament. It’s inexpensive and comes in every color you could ever want. You can also glitter your ornaments, using my Glitter Ornament tutorial.

How do you dye clear plastic ornaments?


  1. Remove the ornament top.
  2. Squirt some paint into the ornament.
  3. Cover top with your thumb and shake ornament.
  4. Continue shaking until full coverage is achieved.
  5. Set in a muffin tin or egg carton to dry completely.
  6. Once dry, put the hanger back into the top of the ornament.
  7. Hang ornaments on the tree and enjoy.

How do you make glitter stick to plastic ornaments?

Using the funnel, put a couple of spoonfuls of polycrylic into the ornament using the plastic spoon. Swirl the ornament around so that the polycrylic coats the entire inside.