Posts Categorized: #Chalkpaint

Patina & Verdigris – 1 Year Later

Green Lantern copy2

  1 year later and it still looks beautiful! The original finish of this outdoor light when I purchased it from Horchow several years ago ( I think they still sell them) was a dark bronze.   I wanted to take some the “newness” off and give it a more vintage look. It is easy… Read more »

Pure & Original Paint Colors – Storm

storm copy

  Pure & Original Paint sent me 3 of their Classico chalk paint colors to try, one of which is Storm. I would describe Storm as a warm muted brown that has deep red purple undertone. If I had to compare it to a color in the Annie Sloan Chalk Paint palette, I would say… Read more »

Country Console

Arles  Country Console

    This charming console was featured in Country Living in a story about a Texas home renovation. The beautiful plaster walls were the focus of the photo, but I thought the console deserved attention too. The combination an organic yellow and rich black can be stunning and is easy to replicate with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint®… Read more »

Rough Luxe

Rough Luxe

  To add character and contrast to a modern white room: Start with one battered cabinet complete with worm holes, cracks, and warping. Paint randomly with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint®, part Paris Grey and part Old White. Add Coco to crevices, edges and cracks, feet and baseboards. Distress as desired. For more cupboards to add personality… Read more »

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