Yep! It's true. SimplySpray sells a non-toxic, not-flammable, aerosol spray paint that can be used for for a variety of upholstered pieces-canvas, rugs, car or boat interiors, and rugs. Watch the YouTube demonstration
video to see how a sofa is transformed. Let's face it, in a pinch it's worth a try.
There is a disclaimer that if your upholstery fabric can absorb water, then the spray paint should work. Available in nine upholstery colors, an artistic type could certainly create a stunning piece of upholstered artwork. Six cans sell for $69.00.