We know that completing a diamond painting is a little bit long task and can take up to 1 month, By the way, this depends on your Speed. But what after completing the Diamond painting?
Our Canvas is high quality and has super adhesive glue on that but still, we recommend you to seal your diamond painting. Because sealing will make an extra protection layer on your artwork.
As time goes, Everyone wants that their Diamond painting will look like as the completed it today. The sealing your diamond painting will help you to achieve this task.
How to seal your Diamond Painting?
Sealing the diamond painting will lock all the diamonds in place and increase the life of your diamond paintings. If you want to hang your diamond painting after framing it. Then we suggest you seal your diamond painting to give it a longer life.
There are two types of Sealers
- Sealers that can be applied through Brushes
- Sealers that can be applied through Sprays
Let’s have a look at the Sealers that can be applied through Brushes
Brush-on sealers are the best sealing solution to prevent your diamond painting from any type of damage and this will definitely increase the life span of your diamond painting. You can choose shiny or Matt brush on the sealer that is all your choice.
Pros: There are many Pros of the brush on Sealers
- Water resistant
- Can be used for other things like wood sealing as well
- Dust Proof
- You can mount your Painting without the Glass Frame
Cons: There are some Cons as well
- Your diamond painting will lose some shine after sealing
- You won’t be able to roll up your painting
How to Seal Your Finished Diamond Painting?
- Set All diamonds Properly
This is a must do step for each of your diamond painting. As we suggested in our Diamond painting tutorial that you should put some weight on the Diamond painting for a night or you can use a roller to flatten out the canvas.You should make sure that all of your diamonds are completely flat and locked properly on the canvas.
- Dip the Brush tip in the Sealer Jar
Its time to open the Sealer jar that you purchased and Dipping the brush into the sealing solution properly. You can use any painting brush of 2-inch size or any other size according to your Diamond Painting size.
- Apply the Sealer on the Diamond painting
This is the last step in Diamond painting sealing with a brush-on Sealer. Now start applying the sealer on the diamond painting at first this will look like glue but it will be more transparent when it dries properly.
Please apply a thick layer of the sealer.
- Hang your Diamond Painting
It’s time to showcase your artwork. After the sealer dries you can hang this painting to increase the beauty of your house.
Spray sealer is totally different from the Brush-on sealer. These are used to give a crystal clear and shiny finish to the diamond painting. But the Didn’t fill the space between the diamonds like the Brush-on Sealers.
there are some pros and cons for using these Sealers. Have a look below
- This helps you to make your diamond sparkle for a long time.
- Dries Quickly
- You can roll up the finished canvas
- Gaps between the Diamonds will not be filled
- Less dust resistant
Here are some FAQs to troubleshoot your problems
Yes, you can use the sealer on any type of kit. But we suggest you get the smaller brush for this kind of kits.
Because we don’t want to put the sealant on the part of the canvas that has no diamonds.
Yes, as we suggested that you can use the Sealer on any kind of diamond painting kit.
Sealing the round diamond kit is just as well as square Drill.
You can simply clean the sealed diamond painting with a clean cloth with less pressure
We hope that these tips about sealing your diamond painting helped you a lot. Thanks for reading.