Posts Categorized: #customcolor

Campaign Desk in Custom Lilac

  Sometimes the standard pre-mixed colors in any brand of paint don’t offer what you’re looking for, but mixing for a custom color is easy to do.  For a feminine take on the Campaign style, a signature lilac, is the perfect choice. Using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® in a ratio of approximately 1:1:1, I mixed… Read more »

Annie Sloan Blues & Greens

  Annie Sloan’s Chalk Paint color palette has several strong greens and blues; Florence and Antibes Green, Aubusson Blue and Napoleonic Blue.   Each one used alone can dominate any color palette.     Used in tandem will give reason to pause     and when three or four are layered and blended, all other colors… Read more »

English Yellow….too green?

  When I started using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® years ago, the only yellow available was Arles. While a beautiful color, it was not a primary yellow and difficult to use as such when mixing custom colors. So I was delighted when English Yellow became available in the US and I use it often when mixing…. Read more »

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