Posts Categorized: #English Yellow

Please Come In

Bold-and-Bright

I’ve heard it said that, “your front door is the smile of your house.” If that is the case, here are some of my favorite welcoming entryways in bold colors found on Pinterest.                                 Feeling inspired?  If not and you… Read more »

English Yellow….too green?

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  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 »

Video: Mixing Chalk Paint – Beginners Start Here

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    How do you start mixing your own colors of Annie Sloan Chalk Paint?  In this video I chat about mixing Annie’s equivalent of primary colors; red, yellow and blue, as well as the colors used for shades and tints. To see my other instructional videos, just click on the Tools tab. For my color… Read more »

Modern Chalk Paint

Modern Chalk Paint Blues

      Chalk Paint doesn’t have to be just for distressed and vintage. It can be used anytime you want a soft matte finish like the ones pictured above and below by Werner Aisslinger for Moroso. Paint in an ombre style or use bold color combinations for a sleek modern look. To avoid a glossy finish, seal… Read more »

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