The Cernit polymer clay can be varnished with with this matt finish, which is especially made for the clay. This water-based varnish is totally clear after drying and once baked, it prevents any damage from hits or scratches. The varnish is also waterproof.
How to use the varnish for polymer clay?
Ensure the varnish is well mixed before using. The water-based varnish has to be applied on a polymer clay piece which is baked and degreased with alcohol. It can be applied easily with a thin bristled brush.
Once the clay has been covered with varnish, the drying time is one hour. Ensure the piece is completely dry before applying an additional coat of varnish. Your result will be optimal if you apply 2 or 3 layers.
Once it is dry to the touch, bake it once again at 110°C in a preheated oven for 15 minutes. Leave it to cool down for 48 hours for optimal hardness.
When you are done working with the varnish, material and brushes can be cleaned with water.
Why should you buy Cernit varnish ?
The matt varnish keeps the original finish of the Cernit Number One while protecting the clay.
Keep your project safe from damage and protect against fingerprints and other marks.
Unlike some of the competitors, the Cernit varnish has a flawless finish without any bubbles !