Originally Posted by wildroseofky
I am making some mushrooms to decorate one of my tanks. I am molding them out of sculpey clay. I want to paint them and was thinking about using acrylic paint. Would this be safe after it cures? I read that a lot of people use Krylon paint but I will need a lot of different colors and that could get expensive. Could I use craft paint and then cover it with the clear Krylon?
Yes you can do that. Use a non toxic paint and cover with krylon clear, I would use quite a few coats to ensure there is no leaching of the paint