Homestead House Milk Paint


Made in Canada by Homestead house, a Canadian Family run company, since 1988, Milk paint is an ancient all-natural paint containing milk protein (casein), limestone, clay, chalk and natural pigments. It is suitable for both interior and exterior applications and is naturally mold resistant. Milk paint provides a completely breathable coating and is ideal for painting wood, plastering, drywall and a variety of other surfaces. It is environmentally friendly, non-toxic and contains no VOCs. Milk paint comes in powder.

Sample - 30g
1 Quart - 230g
2 Quart - 460g

Milk paint gives you the ability to easily add distressing, chipping, flaking, rubbed or otherwise cottage chic appearance to give your pieces a one-of-a-kind vintage look. OR use the bonding agent for a non-distressed finish. A Milk Paint finish is unique and can range from a solid color to a stain, it all depends on how much water you add

Each 230g ziplock bag (one Quart) will contain enough powder to mix up a full-quart of paint, witch covers approximately 70 sq. feet. With the sample bag (30g) you will be able to do a small project of approx. 10sq. feet. Simply mix this powder with water- it’s that easy!

If you have a large project (kitchen cabinets, walls...) or paint furniture as your business you might be interested in our 5 Pound bags available on request. They will cover approx. 700 to 750 sq. feet.

This listing is for One pack of paint to choose from 30 different colours and 4 different sizes (Sample, 1 Quart, 2 Quarts, 5 Quarts). Please make your choice at check out.

Mixing: Mix approximately 1 part water to 1 part milk paint powder. Drying time is approximately 30 minutes. Lightly sand with a 220 grit sandpaper to smooth surface. Remove dust. A top coat is required to protect the paint and bring out the richness and depth of the color. We recommend MMS Hemp Oil for a 100% natural finish or MMS Furniture Wax for a hand-rubbed appearance. A polyurethane or varnish of your choosing may also be applied.

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