Search Results for: Classico

Pure & Original Classico Colors + Tints

  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 »

Pure & Original Classico Paint

  This is my first completed project using Pure & Original Paint from The Netherlands. I introduced it on the blog last week, you can read about it in this post.The process I used on this chest of drawers was a layering, and spot painting, and a little dry brushing, basically a combination of techniques, I… Read more »

Pantone, Make It Your Own

  Pantone, the authority on color trends, annually announces their choice for color of the year.This year they chose not one, but two colors, Rose Quartz, and Serenity. What does the average DIY decor enthusiast do with that endorsement for a color, or in this case colors? Usually, it turns out, not all that much. Trends come and… Read more »

Perfectly Pure & Original

    I started started with a coat of Pigeon Grey and brushed it on. Classico is a very rich heavily pigmented paint and a little goes a very long way. It’s also very thick so if you find your brush is starting to drag, dip the tip of your brush in a little water… Read more »