And then, someone posted a picture and everything in the universe made sense.
This is craft foam:
Pros of Craft Foam
- Easy to use
- Can be molded using heat
- Comes in many colors
Cons of Craft Foam
- Not nearly as sturdy as some other products
- May need to buy very large sheets
Prepping Craft Foam for Painting
All you need to do to paint craft foam is paint a few layers of gesso or Mod Podge on top to cover up the porous layers. Then, feel free to paint.
There are very helpful craft foam tutorials found on the Miscellaneous Tutorials page. They will help you out as you work with craft foam.