Techniques

Chalk Paint And Candle Wax Method

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In this tutorial we are going to show you what we did with a small coffee table using the candle wax and chalk paint method.   The table is a very lightweight piece but has some nice design work and we thought it would make a good distressed furniture piece.  It was originally finished in a dark mahogany stain.   WHAT YOU WILL NEED:                Chalk Paint – You can buy the Annie Sloan brand or you can make your own with our VERY simple recipe here:  How To Make Chalk Paint Regular Latex paint for the undercoat that will show after distressing the piece Paint Brushes Steel Wool...

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How To Make Chalk Paint

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Homemade Chalk Paint Recipes   3 Different and Free Chalk Paint Recipes   Well, if you haven’t heard about Chalk Paint chances are you will soon.  Everyone seems to be talking about it and for good reason.  We’re gonna talk a little bit about it and then we’re gonna show you how to make chalk paint. What Is Chalk Paint? Chalk Paint was designed by Annie Sloan and is a formula paint that is designed to go on nearly anything you could ever wish to paint on the inside or outside with no prepping or sanding.  It covers easily, dries quickly and helps you achieve a beautiful...

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