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The Definitive Guide To Homemade Chalk Paint Recipes

The Definitive Guide To Homemade Chalk Paint Recipes

Homemade Chalk Paint Recipes If you are a DIY junkie and love to paint furniture, then most likely you have at one time or another made, or thought about making, your own chalk paint.  If so then you know that there are several DIY homemade chalk paint recipes out...

Dry Brush Method

Dry Brush Method

Well, if you saw our recent post called "An Old Blue Chair" then you have already seen the chair we are going to talk about in this tutorial. We painted this chair using a technique called the "dry brush" method and it really is an amazing way to add a beautifully...

Chalk Paint And Vaseline Method

Chalk Paint And Vaseline Method

In this tutorial we are going to show you how we distressed a tall dresser we had in our house with chalk paint and vaseline.  The dresser is about 55 years old, had some deep gouges in the side but was in still pretty good shape. We had an idea that this would make a...

Chalk Paint And Candle Wax Method

Chalk Paint And Candle Wax Method

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...