How to Distress Painted Furniture ~ Here are some of the main tips I can give about distressing furniture pieces in order to have them look antiqued and to achieve a natural distressed look instead of an artificial one: [.
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How to create the patina effect using Distressed Paints and Distressed Inks. Going to also try this technique with other paints and inks by swiping the paper onto an inked/painted non-stick craft sheet.
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Wipe vaseline on the base coat before adding your final color to help with the distressing, then lightly sand those areas to reveal the base color. This is dark walnut, but an aqua or mint green would change it up too.