Coating Art Paper & Canvas Prints using a Paint Roller

Materials Required:

  • Water-Met 3000

  • Water

  • Paint Tray

  • Fine Paint Roller

  1. Dilute Water-Mat 3000 (mix 3 parts water to 1 part Water-Mat 3000) Mix well.

  2. Make sure the paint tray is clean and pour the diluted mixture into the tray.

  3. Wet the paint roller with water and rub to be sure that any loose hairs are removed.

  4. Rub and shake the paint roller to remove most of the water and roller is slightly moist.

  5. Place your print on a flat, clean surface.

  6. Wet the roller with the diluted solution and roll on the surface of the print.

  7. Let it dry to the touch (You can use a hair dryer to speed up the drying).

  8. Repeat step 6 until the print is properly coated. (Usually 5 or 6 coats are required.)