Always keep the calligraphy tip in the same position while writing to obtain more effective lettering.Even paint flow
Pumping has to be repeated during painting to ensure even paint flow. Close the cap, shake the marker and only pump 2 to 3 times. Never leave the marker open for too long as this can dry out the tip. Store horizontally!Closing the caps
Close the cap of the Marabu Painter with a “click” after use.Marabu Painter
Please follow these guidelines to enjoy your markers for as long as possible: 1. Never leave the markers open for too long, not even during painting, as this can dry out the tip! 2. Remove any excess paint, always clean the markers and reclose the cap tightly! 3. Always store the markers horizontally.Cleaning painting objects
All objects have to be free from dust and grease before painting.Valve system/pump system: Pumping markers
To activate the valve system, shake the marker with the cap in place (the mixing balls have to be clearly audible). Then remove the cap and push down the tip down on a neutral surface a few times until the ink becomes visible. Please note: 1. The thin 0.8 mm tip only has to be pumped twice. 2. Metallic and glitter colours have to be shaken longer as the pigments are heavier. 3. Proceed slowly when pumping the Marabu Painters as too much pumping can lead to excessive discharge of ink.Dried or dirty paint tips
Simply remove dried or dirty pain tips from Deco Painter, Porcelain Painter, Glas Painter, Textil Painter plus or Textil Glitter Painter from the marker and clean them with water. Soak in warm water for a while if necessary. ThenWeather resistance of Marabu Deco and Brilliant Painter
To increase the weather resistance of the Deco and Brilliant Painter let the design dry for at least 30 minutes. Then varnish with one of the aqua Varnishes (Clear Varnish, Matt Varnish or Satin Finish Varnish).
The tip of the Marabu Painter is very long
What could be the reason for the tip of the Marabu Painter sticking our very far?
You have accidentally removed the entire cap. The cap has to be removed carefully.Dried tips on Deco, Porcelain & Glas Painter
How can I clean dried up Painter tips?
The tips can be taken out of the marker and rinsed and cleaned under the tap. Then let the tips dry thoroughly and place them back into the marker. Start pumping and continue painting. Never leave the markers without the cap for too long to prevent them from drying out. The markers should be stored horizontally.