Monthly Archives: November 2015

Royal Colors

berries copy

  At this time of year, the colors most often used in projects and media are red and green. So I was pleased when I had a request to use another combination on a chest of drawers for a young lady. I’ve used a luscious combination of purples before to create a feminine look thats… Read more »

Pure & Original Classico Colors + Tints

tintschart

  In an effort to understand and get a handle on all of the Pure & Original colors available for their Classico paint, I created a color swatch book similar to the one I created for Annie Sloan Chalk Paint.The procedure I used was simple. I took each color offered for the Classico Pure & Original… Read more »

Cream In My Coffee

coffeecream copy

  I have an old cabinet that I keep in my laundry room to hold my paint and serve as a testing spot when I’m mixing a custom color. You can imagine it starts to look a little wild after a while. It gets a fresh coat of paint about once a year to create… Read more »

A Stunning Blue

steel blue close up copy

  It’s easy to look at each new piece and think it’s your favorite, but I never expected to absolutely fall in love with a paint finish. I’ve been painting so long, I usually know the direction I’m headed. This being a gorgeous piece to begin with, I only wanted to change the color, and not get in the… Read more »

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