Wax is used as the final coat to protect all the artwork and painting that has gone on underneath the wax layer. It seals and smoothes the surface and toughens the finish when it has cured. Any imperfections are usually able to be rubbed out when wax is applied. The wax covering serves as a water repellent barrier. it is possible to apply wax to a painted surface without a topcoat or varnish. This gives a softer more lustrous look while still protecting what you have painted. VOC Free Waterbased Conforms to ASTM D6886
Protective Wax ~ No VOC
Earth Safe Finishes Protective Wax is a combination of the best waxes made. Each wax in the formula adds a little something to the whole of the wax resulting in the finest quality and a highly durable finish. These waxes don’t crack or chip and will keep protecting your finished piece for a long time. The contents go a long way and application is easy.
Earth Safe Finishes no VOC Protective Wax is the best protection for a finished surface. There is no fading or yellowing. It creates a tough durable finish when dry. Buffs out imperfections. Beautiful protection over any surface including Venetian Plaster and upcycled furniture. Use on wood, walls, paper products, leather, altered art, etc. Resists cracking and chipping. Replaces the many coats of furniture polish.
No VOC Protective Wax can have a color of Pigment added to it to create a colored wax for antiquing or distressing. This can be used as an antiquing medium or can be rubbed over a surface to enhance or create a totally new look. Using the colored Protecting Wax is an art form on its own.
Encaustic Wax Painting
By adding a drop of Pigment or metallic powder it is possible to make a very safe venue for the age old painting with wax. No fumes, no heat, no respirators or fans. Just mix and paint. Paint on canvas, wood, paper or any surface by adding the Pigment or metallic for a unique kind of painting.
An easy way to give a surface a whitewashed look. Lime Wax can be put right over a finished surface and protect and color at the same time. Can be put on raw and tinted wood enhancing the grain. Gives an aged Old World look easily.
With a soft cloth rub onto surface using a circular motion. Let set for about 5 minutes. Briskly buff out with a soft cloth. The result is a beautiful luster that will be durable and protective.
Can be used on:
Paint/Photo Extension on Canvas
- Non toxic, contains no VOC’s
- Works well with any of Earth Safe Finishes other products
- No Odor
- Conforms to ASTM D6886
- Made in the USA