The lampshade must be clean, dry and free from traces of grease. If you’re using a plastic shade - start by spraying the lampshade with plastic primer and leave to dry for around 15 minutes. Spray all around the shade with Rust Effect paint. Hold the spray can at a distance of about 25 cm and use both horizontal and vertical strokes.
Leave the paint to dry thoroughly (approx. 30 minutes). Activate the gloss paint marker following the instructions given, then write your chosen wording around the lower edge of the lampshade.
Products and materials
- Lampshade made of plastic or metal
- Protective cover for your work area
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