Originally Posted by sixfins
I'm building a "lil ripper" and want to paint it for color, but want to cover with tape for strength. My question to all you pros is, should I paint the foam then apply tape or tape first, then paint?
Paint it then cover it with tape. I like "Duck" brand packing tape for $1 a roll at Walmart. I've done all my painting by hand with acrylics and sharpies for fine lines.