Posts Categorized: Color Mixing

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Green Custom Color Swatches

Here is a new page in my Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Color Swatch Book. It combines the color cards  for the additional green colors you can mix, by using Antibes Green + English Yellow, Antibes Green+ Arles and Florence + English Yellow, and Florence + Arles. It also shows the results when these new custom colors are… Read more »

Pine Ombre Cabinet

This pine cabinet is for toy storage in a children’s playroom. It was purposefully painted to have a very distressed, chippy finish, with a fun ombre color effect. Annie Sloan Chalk Paint is definitely the way to go on a piece that will have heavy use, wear and tear.  It is also a great example… Read more »

Custom Color /Green /Lime Green – 2

Yesterday I posted about expanding my Annie Sloan Chalk Paint color range for green by mixing Antibes Green and English Yellow to make a brighter, lime green. Today I want to share my results of mixing Antibes Green with Arles in 1:1, 1:2, and  2:1 proportions.   These variations remind me of the mossy green… Read more »

Color Studies/Green/Lime Green

 I ‘ve been working on some color studies lately to expand my range of greens. One of my clients is wanting a lime green for a project, similar to the green in the photo above. A strong and powerful pop of color.  More on the actual project later. For now I am working on establishing… Read more »