Creating granite effect with spray paint

20th September 2017

This tutorial will show you how to create a granite effect plant stand using a lamp shade and a wooden base. Vincent, one of our French bloggers, shows us how to use spray paint to create a granite effect. This technique is very decorative and simple to do, as you will discover! Materials for granite effect plant stand     Pintyplus Evolution spray paint in black and white colors.     Lamp shade     Wood disc     Brush     Adhesive Steps to make a plant stand with granite effect spray paint For this project we are using a lamp shade as the base of our

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Spray painted pencils with pompoms

20th September 2017

Do you fancy a spot of colour to brighten up your desk? In this tutorial we’ll guide you through the steps to make your own DIY pencils with wool pompoms and as a bonus you will only need recycled materials and our spray paints. Materials Needed for Colourful Pencils     Various colors of Pintyplus Evolution spray paint     Pencils -new or old-     Large tin can     Wool for pompoms    Glue gun and glue sticks Masking tape Step by step to make your DIY pencil There is nothing simpler than making a colourful pencil using spray paint. You can use

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Turning old coffee tins into children’s party tins

13th September 2017

If you have children you’ll know that it can often be a struggle to come up with ideas for affordable and environmentally friendly ideas for party bags. We know you could skip them entirely, but they are fun and young children in particular have learned to expect them. One of our bloggers Clare, who blogs at Maybush Studio tries every year to incorporate a bit of upcycling into her son’s party bags and this year she decided to try party tins rather than bags. Clare says “My sister drinks a lot of Expresso and at Christmas I saw one of

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Celebrity Money For Nothing – Bed Slats Upcycle

13th September 2017

Earlier this week our spray chalk paint was used in a creative upcycle on BBC1’s Celebrity Money For Nothing. The TV show pairs celebrities with expert upcyclers who take junk from the star’s home and transform it into something new. The finished item is then put up for sale and any profits go to the charity of the celebrity’s choice.   In this week’s episode expert Jay used some old bed slats he found in former model Caprice’s garage and transformed them into some colourful vertical hanging storage. Here’s how the makeover went…   The bed slats were originally part

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How to decorate a coat rack with PintyPlus chalk paint spray

6th September 2017

Would you like to give a new look to that coat rack you have at home? This tutorial will show you how to decorate a coat rack with a Pintyplus spray chalk paint. Its pastel colors and dusty appearance, will give the coat rack a totally different appearance. This makeover is by one of our Spanish bloggers Cristina who blogs at Mi Closet Coqueto. Materials for painting a coat rack with chalk paint spray     Chalk paint spray in pink petal, indigo blue, mustard and turquoise.     Spray varnish. Your choice of with matte, satin or gloss finish.     Spray primer (optional). Depending

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2 techniques to create art with our new Aqua spray paints

23rd August 2017

We’ve recently relaunched one of our popular spray paints. Aqua now comes in a new formula in handy size cans with precision nozzles which make it perfect for craft projects In this tutorial and video, one of our Spanish bloggers Nidia from Scrapamuni demonstrates two simple but effective techniques for creating DIY art with Pintyplus Aqua spray paint.   Materials for making your own decorative sheets Pintyplus Aqua 2017 spray paint Watercolor Paper Washi tape the masking tape Number 9 or 10 brush Chinese ink Spray with water Plastic document holder Method 1 – Basic technique for creating DIY art

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How to recycle cooking pans with spray paint

16th August 2017

If you have old cooking pans that you no longer use or that are damaged, do not throw them away! This tutorial will show you how to recycle pots with spray paint to transform them into an original planter. Spanish blogger Irene from Del Taller de Ire shows us how to recycle old casseroles to transform them into a nice planter. Do not miss the step by step of this simple upcycling project, you will want to do it! materials Pintyplus Evolution Acrylic Color Paint Metallic Gray, Traffic Purple and Distant Blue Enamelled pots Fabric flowers For this DIY project

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How to make a paper cup garland with Pinty Plus spray paint

9th August 2017

This tutorial will show you how to add a touch of colour to any party, celebration or event. You will see how simple it is to make a garland of paper cups with spray paint. On the occasion of the French national holiday, Vincent – our French pintypluser  – made a garland with paper cups. To decorate it used spray paint with the same colors of the French flag: blue, white and red. Materials for decorating a garland with paper cups      Pintyplus Evolution spray paint Gentian Blue, Sky blue, Signal White and Traffic Red Paper or cardboard cups. A

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How to recycle an illuminated globe

19th July 2017

In this step by step tutorial we will show you how to turn an old globe into an original lamp for a children’s room with the help of one of our Spanish bloggers Cristina from Creado Por Krispis Materials for recycling a globe into a lamp      Chalk paint spray in pale turquoise, turquoise, cracked white and mustard. Spray varnish Primer for plastics (recommended) Cleaning alcohol Texts and decorations made of wood or cardboard Wool or rope Glue Step by step to turn a globe into a lamp First, unscrew the globe from the base and remove the paper map

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Easy Scrapbooking with Pintyplus Aqua: How to create your album step by step

15th July 2017

Scrapbooking is a technique for making photo albums or clippings to folders, calendars, calendars, envelopes, invitations, etc. In addition, it is a fun craft to develop your creativity. This tutorial will show you how to make scrapbooking easy with Pintyplus Aqua, you’ll love it! Judy from Judyscrap shows us step by step how to make easy scrapbooking with our new range of Pintyplus Aqua spray paint. To do this, he has created a lovely mini scrapbook with images of his children. Materials to make a mini album      Pintyplus Aqua spray paint Watercolor paper Stencils Scrapbook papers Double-sided adhesive tape

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