Create unique furniture with high-quality water-based primer for Colorantic chalk-based paints or any water-based paints! Whether you are touching up old furniture, painting a dresser, an Art & Craft project, or bringing your kitchen cabinets back to life with a new fresh look, you need high-quality primers for your chalk-based paints projects. Make sure to use an oil-based primer if you have an oil-based varnish, melamine or plastic underneath. Rule number 1. If it’s not those types of surfaces, you can use our water-based primers Grip All. We have 3 different primers sizes: 16 oz, Quart (32 oz) and 1 Gallon (128 oz).