|Tempera paint is available in powder or liquid form. It can be applied straight from the bottle or thinned with a mixture of corn starch and water (1:1 ratio).
|Sold in bottles of varying sizes, up to 1 gallon.
|$5-10 / pint; $10-12 / gallon.
|Demo: 1 day to 1 month installation
|Use paint to create green bike lane, bike boxes, two-stage turn queue boxes, or a green base for sharrows.
|Use paint to create artistic / decorative crosswalks.
|Curb Extensions and Plazas
|Create colored surfaces to enliven the public space and clearly delineate pedestrian space from vehicle space.
|Roundabouts / Activated Alleys
|Colorful mural surface treatments add beauty, space definition, and can help calm traffic.
|Sweep or pressure wash street to remove roadway debris before applying.
|Easy to make, non-toxic, and washes away easily.
|Thin paint to spread it further with water and corn starch mixed in equal parts.
|Like corn starch paint, tempera is highly sensitive to weather conditions and will wash away easily, especially if thinned. A straight tempera application may withstand one light rain event, but not much more.
|Anyone can apply this paint!
|Purchase supplies from local art supply store.