Posts Categorized: #gildingwax

Sunbursts, Large and Small

    I don’t know what it is about this time of year, but I find myself getting heavy handed with gold paint.  Here are two little projects I was able to finish this week when the temperature spiked above 50 degrees fahrenheit and I was able to get out the Rustoleum and Krylon. Even when… Read more »

Rococo Commode

Some things are so extraordinary….. they inspire that creative spark instantly!  The lines, curves, the hardware, and those colors. This French commode (found on Pinterest) provides the perfect muse for a lover of paint and color. A pair of blues (Napoleonic and Greek) and a pair of greens (Florence and Antibes) of Annie Sloan Chalk… Read more »

Another Sunburst Mirror

I never met a sunburst mirror I didn’t like.  And this vintage mirror was simple to modify. A coat of Graphite Chalk Paint, some gilding wax along the tips and edges, and an 8 inch convex mirror from the auto supply store. Completing a project in one day is so satisfying!

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