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post #1 of 2 Old 04-15-2011, 12:32 PM Thread Starter
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Protective Coat over latex?

Hey guys. I have some students making toy boxes in my my class. They are painting the boxes using a decent quality semigloss interior paint. They are afraid that the wear might be too much for just the painted surfcae. What can we put over latex to create a shine and protective layer? We thought about the Mode Podge Type of stuff for art projects/crafts. Any thoughts>

I am searching the net now for something.
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Try a waterbased polyuerethane. Can usually get satin, semi or glossy.

That bowl was perfect right up until that last cut...
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