Technique Videos 

 
 

Introduction

Discover the Tommy Art DIY Paint System. Made in Italy using traditional techniques, the #diy paint system Creator Tommaso Bottalico introduces you to the Tommy Art families: Texture, Shine, Finish, Color, and Special.


 

Classic Vintage Technique

Tommy demonstrates the Classic Vintage distressing technique using two contrasting colors of mineral paint from our Color family, solid wax and a fine grit sandpaper to create a gently distressed finish. You can seal this technique with wax or varnish from our Finish family.

 
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Finish Family: Wax and Varnish

Seal your project with a kiss with the Tommy Art DIY Finish family, featuring a selection of waxes and varnishes for your desired effect.

 
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Antiquing with Wax

Add a little dimension to your 3D projects with Antiquing Wax to achieve an aged effect. Tommy demonstrates how on a textured mirror frame.

 
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Texture Family: Pastes

Discover the Tommy Art DIY Texture family! Tommy introduces and demonstrates how to apply ochre, green copper, volcano, and terracotta pastes, sure to add dimension to any project.

 
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Texture and Finish Families Part 1: Rock Effect

Using just rock paste and antiquing coating, Tommy shows how you can create an aged rock or stone effect with the Tommy Art DIY Paint System.

 
Texture and Special Families
 
 
 


Texture and Finish Families Part 2: Dimensional Stenciling

Create 3-dimensional effects using pastes from the Tommy Art DIY Paint System Texture line and your favorite stencils.

 
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Stenciling Techniques with Mineral Paint

With mineral paint from the Tommy Art Color line, it's fast and easy to add dimensional stenciling to your projects.

 
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