Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Painting Merit Badge

Painting Merit Badge
To obtain a merit badge for Painting a scout must:

1. Have knowledge of how to combine pigments in order to produce paints in shades and tints of color.
2. Know how to add positive colors to a base of white lead or of white zinc.
3. Understand the mixing of oils; turpentine, etc., to the proper consistency.
4. Paint a porch floor or other surface evenly and without laps.
 5. Know how and when to putty up nail holes and uneven surfaces.


6. Present for inspection a panel covered with three coats of paint, which panel must contain a border of molding, the body of the panel to be painted in one color and the molding in another.

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