Mark Rayner transforms a plain concrete garden statue into a modern metallic masterpiece.
You will need: Concrete garden statue, stiff-bristled brush, paintbrush and a paint stirrer. Resene Concrete Primer, Resene Lumbersider tinted to Resene Raptor, Resene Enamacryl Metallic tinted to Resene Magnetic and Resene Clearcoat UVS.
Other ideas: You can also transform a plastic mannequin head into a stylish piece of indoor or outdoor art, but do make sure you ‘key’ the surface first with sandpaper and then apply one coat of Resene Waterborne Smooth Surface Sealer.
Terracotta pots and statues can also be transformed with Resene Metallic paint, but they will need sealing with Resene Terracotta Sealer before painting.
Can't find what you're looking for? Ask us!
We would love to hear from you if you wish to use Resene’s images, information and ideas for social medial, blogs, newsletters and other media use. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know what you need, what it is for and how Resene will be acknowledged as the source of the content. We are happy to assist with most requests.
Colours shown on this website are a representation only. Please refer to the actual paint or product sample. Resene colour charts, testpots and samples are available for ordering online. See measurements/conversions for more details on how electronic colour values are achieved.