Monthly Archives: March 2015

#28 Video: Prepping Plastic Planters for Chalk Paint

Prep Plastic copy

  I thought it would be fun to take some inexpensive plastic planter pots from Home Depot and show you two different finishes with chalk paint. In this video, I’ll show you the first steps to prepping them, which includes TSP and drilling drain holes. In the next series of videos, I’ll use my layering… Read more »

Step by Step Trumeau Mirror

Trumeau mirror

  As promised, here is the step by step for the diy Trumeau style mirror, transformed with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® and Efex furniture appliqués . The before mirror looked like this: Here it is in the French style Trumeau. Using Chalk Paint, I painted layers of Old White, Coco and French Linen on the… Read more »

Trumeau Mirror Sneak Peek

  Do you remember this mirror? I painted it a denim blue using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. You can see the original post, here.   Since then, I’ve been wishing I could find a Trumeau Mirror and haven’t had any luck. So instead I looked for a way to convert this one to that very… Read more »

It’s a Little Bit Bunny

a                                       Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® Easter bunny color palette. Before I started blogging I was a graphic designer, and I love to use images to convey information. You can find all of the Colorways’ paint charts and… Read more »

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