What Clear coating will work over acrylic craft paint for outside

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Forum topic by kyscroller posted 12-07-2013 04:14 PM 875 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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12-07-2013 04:14 PM

My wife has painted a Nativity set for outside using Delta acrylic craft paint and we need to clear coat it with something so they hold up outside. Any suggestions? Thanks.

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#1 posted 12-07-2013 04:20 PM

A good waterborne, like GF High Performance. Waterbornes are crystal clear making them a good choice in this case. Be aware, all outdoor clear coatings need to be repaired over time….in your case, I would imagine the set will only see a few months a year of exposure, so it should last a real long time.

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