Personally I like to use latex emulsion paint as I find it more cost effective than chalk paint. November 25 2017 at 832 am.
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Chalk Paint Bookcase Bed. After pouring about half a paint sample jar into a plastic container I added plaster of Paris. Some leftover beadboard aka wainscoting and chalk paint transformed this beat up bookcase into a farmhouse chic piece that adds charm to my entryway. This wooden headboard was painted with a conventional water based acrylic eggshell and distressed.
It was a DIY assembly job circa 2004-2005ish. Tips for Painting with Annie Sloan Paint These tips are for painting pieces using chalk paint with more of the solid look instead of distressedantique look. The reality though is that any paint chalk paint milk paint egg paint through to acrylic or oil paint can be applied flat and even in a block colour and then distressed.
OK so I started a project with chalk paint and as I was prepping to seal I came to the realization that it wasnt what I wantedI thought chalk paint was the only wayI lightly but it took a while sanded the credenza used the Zinsser BIN primershellac and did 3 coats of chalky paint hopeful that the polycrylic would give me the durability and modernsleep sheen I was looking for. It adds an unexpected twist to the. The back and insides are painted in Old White.
This interesting mix of color and natural tones makes the piece extremely interesting to look at. After taking everything off I gave it a quick dusting. This time of year has me wanting to add a little richness to my home decor.
1- No Sanding or primer is required. A super smooth roller brush is the best tool for the job but if youre looking for an even more professional finish use a paint sprayer. I originally bought this French country bookcase off a clearance end cap in Target.
To wrap up the year my furniture fixer upper friends and I decided to put together some of our favorite painted furniture makeoversWe use a variety of brands of furniture paint as well as different furniture painting techniques. My framed bee print hangs from the top. Lightly sand your bookcaseI love this sander and use this grit sandpaper for it.
This simple two-step paint and wax process allows your personal style and vision to come to life whether youre looking for an aged antique look or prefer more of a vintage modern flair. Using the Maison White color from the vintage furniture paint collection from Maison Blanche. But if youre using chalk paint anyway Id apply the poly the next day.
I was going to keep the large oak TV cabinet on the center of the one wall paint it and move the other 4 pieces 2 cabinets with glass doors light inside and 2 corner bookshelves both one on each side of our fireplace to give the illusion of a built in wall unit. Im thinking to do this to a 5 piece bookcaseTV cabinet. Giving the bookcase a makeover with gray-blue paint is one step in that direction.
The great thing about chalk paint is that there isnt a huge learning curve or a. Chalk paint can be used to paint almost anything walls kitchen cabinets metal wood and even fabric but the most common use is to give new life to old furniture or to make newer pieces look old. Nov 18 2018 - Explore Hue New Painted Furnitures board Bookcases Display Cabinets - Chalk Paint Ideas followed by 466 people on Pinterest.
See more ideas about painted furniture redo furniture furniture makeover. It smells terrible but dries rock hard and is the best defender against chipping paint for a piece of furniture that will see a lot of action. See more ideas about painted beds chalk paint painted furniture.
I finished my bookcase makeover with a light coat of clear wax. SO I went with the Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. Dec 30 2016 - Explore Jen Hills board Chalk paint bed followed by 106 people on Pinterest.
You can get the same finish and a more durable finish using flat latex paint and polycrylic. When possible paint furniture disassembled. Sanding depends more on the condition of your wood than on the paint you use.
Using the Frogtape tape off the inside edges of the back of the bookcase. Lisa I really dont use chalk paint as much anymore. This is the little bookcase that could.
Upcycling old laminate nightstand and giving it a second life with Chalk paint. BEHR Chalk Decorative Paint is an easy way BEHR Chalk Decorative Paint is an easy way to create a unique and trendy look for your next paint project. 2- The paint goes further than you think.
It is going to cost 150 to paint my bookcase. Now that you have primed your surface like a pro you can use just about any type of paint latex milk or chalk for your top coat. These are some of the best and most beautiful chalk paint furniture ideas from amazingly talented DIY bloggers who specialize in painted furniture makeovers.
Sand in the direction of the grain and in wide circular motions. All you need to do is wipe down the piece and clean it then start painting really is that easy. Rustins Zinsser Rustoleum.
Part one of a Bedroom make-over on a small budget refurbishing old furniture. I was covering DIY chalk paint with more DIY chalk paint so no sanding was necessary. I painted it in the middle of the living room I sat it on two paint cans to keep it off the ground.
An interesting paint color inspiration you may not have considered is to use a light blue paint for the front of the bookcase or dresser while allowing the natural wood to maintain its rich color for the inside of the shelves. I finished our bed a massive 4 poster California King for 40oo in 6 hours. It is such a light sander and so easy to use.
I also finished a large King George High Boy in anout 8 hours.