Africote’s Special Effect Paints are ideal for that added special touch. The special effect paint range includes chalk paint, rust paint, copper paint and vintage rust paint.
Africote’s Chalk paint is an innovative water-based paint, with a unique chalky matt finish for all styles, from the cottage to traditional country to a contemporary look. No priming necessary. It is ideal for multi surfaces such as Furniture, Cabinets, Walls, Decorative Glass, and Metal. It has superior adhesion and coverage.
A Copper Paint Kit consists of an undercoat, Copper Paint and two oxidizing agents. The Copper Paint is formulated and designed to give the beautiful green, the blue oxidized patina of hammered copper that has been exposed to the elements for hundreds of years. A little experimentation is needed to attain your own personal finish. The paint can be applied to almost any surface.
Rust Paint is designed to reproduce the typically rusted, weather-exposed pitted appearance of old abandoned steel objects. Rust Paint can be applied to any alternative surface other than steel, e.g. concrete and cement pots, statues, water features, wooden benches or even feature wall panels. Rust Paint consists of an Undercoat, Rust Paint and two oxidizing agents.
Vintage Rust Paint
Africote’s Vintage Rust Paint is specifically designed to ONLY work on any cement-based substrate like cement pots, plastered walls and concrete floors. The finish that is achieved with the Africote Vintage Rust Paint is to reproduce a typically rusted, weathered old and rustic appearance. This system is based on an acid-modified formula and care must be taken when working with it. Personal Protective Equipment must be used like PVC gloves and safety glasses and in open ventilated areas. The Vintage Rust Paint reacts with the free lime content in the cement, which brings about the attractive rustic look!