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US map painted on wallAfter
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    1 Hour

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US map painted on wall After
  1. Cover nearby items with drop cloths to protect them from paint splatters.
  2. Using painter’s tape, mask off desired area to create the map on the wall.
  3. Using a foam roller apply Magnetic Primer to the wall. Apply the primer with a consistent up-and-down motion. One can of Magnetic Primer will cover 16 square feet.
  4. After 4 hours you can apply the latex topcoat of your choice.
  5. When topcoat is completely dry, use a pencil to lightly trace map. Use additional topcoat color to paint outline of map over pencil line.
  6. Now you can remember all your favorite trips by displaying fun mementos and photos with magnets!