glossy paint

glossy paint

A paint that dries with a superficial shine or luster, in contrast to a flat paint.
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It will stick to all different kinds of surfaces too, so you don't have to keep it in the bathroom - and you can even put it on a wall, if you have glossy paint.
It's a seductive image, a cherry red battery-operated sports vehicle floating in the darkness of space, its glossy paint reflecting the Earth, a gloved mannequin seated behind the steering wheel and with the words 'Don't panic' (from the Hitchhiker, which Musk has said directly inspired him to go into space research) emblazoned across its dashboard.
It's permitted, we hear (5) 11 The Spanish allround name for a hard glossy paint (6) 14 Ascot racing around Brava, Blanca or Almeria?
Limited models have 'premium-paint' roof rails and cross bars, a glossy paint finish on the lower rear bumper and interiors with contrast-stitched quilted stone leather and accents, leather-trimmed grab handles, dark silver wood trim, a black headliner and custom floor mats.
In effect, these two final steps heighten or mitigate the strain of the tangled sculptural surfaces: Matte and glossy paint makes for pulsating contrasts, diagonal wooden slats somehow transform a flat plane into a taut membrane, and a rubber band hanging limply from a nail demonstrates that the artist sometimes prefers flaccid inertia to tension.
Vintage chairs can be recovered in fresh fabrics, and antique furniture can shine with a new coat of glossy paint.
When you paint over any surface that already has a coat of varnish or glossy paint, make sure to give the surface some "tooth" first so the new paint will stick.
It was applying glossy paint over an old fence to hide that it's actually falling apart.
Whether fine wood, matt or glossy paint, or high-quality laminate, the panel system is available in all surface designs of the broad SieMatic range of products and can be combined as desired.
The Tokyo branch of the company said graffiti will be scraped off and recoated with glossy paint that promotes fast and easy removal of graffiti and adhesives.