A True Black! Perfect Paint’s soft flat paint look with unbelievable adhesion qualities makes it the perfect basecoat, gesso, primer and or acrylic paint. One coat coverage is easy to achieve with a high degree of durability. Once it is cured it adheres to almost any surface, tile, terra cotta, wood, glass, Plexiglas, Formica countertops, linoleum, metal, tin, gourds and, when cured, will not peal or scratch off. It leaves a smooth, silky, flat, unique, coating when dry. Use any varnish to protect from elements.