Posts Categorized: #paint

On the Campaign Trail

What better a color than Annie Sloan Chalk PaintⒸ Napoleonic Blue for this campaign style chest of drawers. Graphite was mixed with Napoleonic Blue and spot layered to add depth, over the first coat of pure NB. It looks brighter in the picture due to too much camera flash. I love this style and wanted to keep… Read more »

Paint and Pattern II

This is the same generic bow front chest from Wednesday’s post. Again, some of the options involve paint and stencil, wallpaper, and decoupage. But you don’t have to limit yourself to preprinted wallcoverings. Almost any high quality print image can be enlarged to suit your needs at a local copy shop. Many posters are large… Read more »

Paint and Pattern

There are so many creative ways to enhance vintage furniture beyond simply painting a solid color. Texture and patterns, in the form of stencils, wallcoverings, and illustrations can be transferred, painted on or decoupaged making it a piece of art. My post today explores different options for a simple bow front chest. Pieces like this… Read more »

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