How-To Remove Tape Properly


Learn how to remove tape from a painted surface with Artist Xavier Perry. Tape is a useful tool when it comes to painting because it can be used to block off sections as you go to get a perfect finish. In this example, Xavier used Frog Tape to section his custom table after adding the base color and before using more paint. Depending on the thickness of your base paint, you'll want to remove each piece of tape slowly. Follow along and learn more by watching Artist Xavier Perry's How-To.

Xavier Perry is an artist originally from Atlanta, Georgia. He started his education at Mira Costa University in San Diego, California studying 3D animation. Later, he transferred to Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) where he studied illustration with a focus on graphic design and obtained his BFA. Xavier has worked as an intern with ABV Agency and Gallery Working in the Art/Mural Preservation Department, Videography/Editing, and Gallery Assistant. He’s currently a freelance artist who enjoys creating playful illustrations, graphic design, and occasional videography/editing.  

Check out Xavier Perry's profile to learn more about the artist.

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