Hi Diann, here's a Hometalk tutorial but it really depends on the type of fabric that you're painting: https://www.hometalk.com/40441175/how-to-paint-fabric-furniture-easily
Diann: maybe this'll help
Hello this link might be helpful.
How to paint your microfiber couch to look like real leather! | Lily Ardor - Fabric Paint
Here's a great post for you.