Lara Roberts shares how to transform an ornate picture frame with chalk paint. You wont want to miss out on these tips and tricks!

How to chalk paint a picture frame by Lara Roberts

Lara Roberts shares how to transform an ornate picture frame with chalk paint. You wont want to miss out on these tips and tricks!

Four pastel chairs painted in Duck Egg Blue, Paris Grey, Antoinette and Yellow.  The table is in Original White with gunmetal grey showing through.

Four pastel chairs painted in Duck Egg Blue, Paris Grey, Antoinette and Yellow. The table is in Original White with gunmetal grey showing through.

on top of base paint and applied design (painted or decopage, etc.)a layer of Annie Sloan Step 2 Craqueleur. For more noticeable cracks, apply the product thickly.  use hair dryer to speed up drying process & help define the cracks.  crackled effect. show with dark wax applied after

on top of base paint and applied design (painted or decopage, etc.)a layer of Annie Sloan Step 2 Craqueleur. For more noticeable cracks, apply the product thickly. use hair dryer to speed up drying process & help define the cracks. crackled effect. show with dark wax applied after

Easy Dark Wax Tutorial - The Wood Spa shares a DIY video tutorial on how to use dark wax to antique or 'age' furniture. Learn all the tips and tricks here!

How To Use Dark Wax To Antique Furniture

Easy Dark Wax Tutorial - The Wood Spa shares a DIY video tutorial on how to use dark wax to antique or 'age' furniture. Learn all the tips and tricks here!

My very first Annie Sloan project - charity shop bureau - painted in French Linen with a dark wax distress.

My very first Annie Sloan project - charity shop bureau - painted in French Linen with a dark wax distress.

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Coco and Paris Grey  two coats of Coco and then a light, dry-brush coat of Paris Grey before finishing it with dark wax.

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Coco and Paris Grey two coats of Coco and then a light, dry-brush coat of Paris Grey before finishing it with dark wax.

Lovely little table done in Annie Sloan Provence with a bird transfer finished in clear and dark wax.

Lovely little table done in Annie Sloan Provence with a bird transfer finished in clear and dark wax.

All finished and off to its new home as a writing desk Painted in Annie Sloan Versailles, stencilling in Everlong Olive Branch, sweet pea decoupage, finished with clear and dark wax.

All finished and off to its new home as a writing desk Painted in Annie Sloan Versailles, stencilling in Everlong Olive Branch, sweet pea decoupage, finished with clear and dark wax.

See how I transformed an ugly cupboard into something rather more classy with…

Easy Classy Craft Cupboard Transformation

This old tv unit I did last year no longer worked in my lounge so I've given it a paint with some aqua chalk paint, decoupaged with wallpaper (purposely wrinkling it to give it that crackled look) & finished with a dark wax & new handles to make a pretty storage unit for the bathroom

This old tv unit I did last year no longer worked in my lounge so I've given it a paint with some aqua chalk paint, decoupaged with wallpaper (purposely wrinkling it to give it that crackled look) & finished with a dark wax & new handles to make a pretty storage unit for the bathroom

before and after of kitchen table makeover painted white base and stained driftwood top. Used Rustoleum Driftwood stain with Annie Sloan dark wax

before and after of kitchen table makeover painted white base and stained driftwood top. Used Rustoleum Driftwood stain with Annie Sloan dark wax

Cute little chest of drawers that I've used anaglypta wallpaper on. As well as sticking it to the drawers I've also cut parts of the design out & stuck on to look like mouldings. To finish off I highlighted with dark wax & added some new handles...turned out ok I think ❤️

Cute little chest of drawers that I've used anaglypta wallpaper on. As well as sticking it to the drawers I've also cut parts of the design out & stuck on to look like mouldings. To finish off I highlighted with dark wax & added some new handles...turned out ok I think ❤️

Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan painted in color French Linen with Annie's Dark Wax

Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan painted in color French Linen with Annie's Dark Wax

A blog about re-purposing vintage wood furniture, with many tutorials that include tips and tricks how to achieve the look you want in your décor.

A blog about re-purposing vintage wood furniture, with many tutorials that include tips and tricks how to achieve the look you want in your décor.

Here’s some work sent to us by Clementine Coates – all painted in our lovely Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. Clementene has just started a new Furniture painting business – she has a blog, fb page and great website – it’s all very nicely done (and she gives names to her pieces!) – do check it out clementenecoates

Here’s some work sent to us by Clementine Coates – all painted in our lovely Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. Clementene has just started a new Furniture painting business – she has a blog, fb page and great website – it’s all very nicely done (and she gives names to her pieces!) – do check it out clementenecoates

Pinterest
Search