Posts Categorized: #Black

Winter’s Green

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  Finding the right green to do justice to this stately chest of drawers was a challenge. It needed great depth and richness without being too ordinary or cheerful. None of the standard greens seemed up to the task, so using some of my favorites I mixed and layered custom colors. First I made the dark rich… Read more »

New York Black

Black Smoke Black

  Maybe it has to with being from New York, but I love black. Fashion, design, decor, even paint feels elevated to a new elegance when it’s our neutral and darkest color. It highlights everything around it and yet stands out on it’s own. The epitome of chic. Paint it, wear it, always in good taste,… Read more »

Get Your Black On

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  Painting only part of this vintage sideboard, emphasizes the warmth of the natural finish and creates a lovely accent. Using Pure & Original’s Classico, chalk based paint, in Black, I painted select areas and left the the edges and carvings exposed. Another technique often used is to paint the entire piece and  then, use… Read more »

Marrakech Walls on Glass

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  Marrakech Walls by Pure & Original Paint is a revolutionary paint designed to give the look of concrete and tadalakt. It is made specifically for walls, has several different applications, with remarkable results. I was introduced to it at a training I was invited to attend, at the Pure & Original USA headquarters. We focused… Read more »

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