This is a great tutorial on how to paint, distress & use wax. It's obvious that green is a favorite of Trish, but grey is pulling through as a top contender in the mix...It's seems to be as neutral as the browns, beige and tans have been for years!!! It obviously goes with all the beautiful blues from Annie Sloan, but using it with green simply shows off it's vibrance and beauty as well
Furniture Makeover: Mixing Up DIY Chalk Paint Recipes & Colors
Smooth-and-Most-Durable-Chalk-Paint-Recipe...the best recipe for painting high use pieces, like kitchen tables & outdoor furniture. This is the mix I use. A combo of CC & PoP. Calcium Carbonate Powder creates a smooth mix w/ no graininess. I use DAP Plaster of Paris – it is very smooth.
DIY Tutorial: tips + tricks on How-To Successfully Paint Wood Furniture. Follow along on this multi-post blog series of transforming a china cabinet. Easy-to-follow directions and all the steps fully explained!