Furniture refinishing/distressing/painting

Collection by Regina Belfiore
Board owner
crackle paint using Elmer's Glue instead of expensive crackle medium - how cool is this!!! Crackle Furniture, Painting Furniture, Furniture Refinishing, Rit Dye Furniture, Antique Furniture, Kids Furniture, Furniture Plans, Bedroom Furniture, Modern Furniture

I wanted to show you how I have already lost 24 pounds from a new natural weight loss product and want others to benefit aswell. - Crackle finish using Elmers glue. Crackle finish using Elmers glue.

use candle wax before spraying to give it a vintage look Old Furniture, Furniture Making, Refurbished Furniture, Furniture Makeover, Repurposed Furniture, Furniture Projects, Shabby Chic Furniture, Diy Furniture Painting, Diy Furniture Refinishing

DIY: Chair Recovered, A Cinderella Story

Use tea light candle wax on something before spray painting to give that worn look. then use moist wipes to wipe away the paint where you applied the candle wax

30 Ways to Repair, Restore, or Redo Any Piece of Furniture. I need to keep this for reference! Furniture Repair, Furniture Making, Furniture Design, Furniture Makeover, Furniture Projects, Diy Furniture, Restoring Furniture, Painting Furniture, Furniture Refinishing

30 Ways To Repair, Restore, Or Redo Any Piece Of Furniture

DIY Chalk Paint!  A tip if you try this recipe out for yourself: Don’t try and overwork the paint. Just lay it down and let it set. If you try to brush it on and keep brushing over, it will just lift up, and you’ll get ticked off. This beachy blue gray color (a mis-tint I picked up from the hardware store) took 2 coats to cover, each coat taking about 30 minutes to put down. Quick and easy!!


DIY: Use Vaseline to Distress Wood— rub Vaseline in splotches, paint over, rub off...instant distressed look! Diy Projects To Try, Wood Projects, Furniture Projects, Diy Furniture, Painting Furniture, Furniture Stores, Modern Furniture, Antique Furniture, Vaseline

DIY: Use Vaseline to Distress Wood, rub Literally. I remember the episode of Christopher Lowell showing us this trick from years ago :) Vaseline in splotches, paint over, rub off.instant distressed look! Might be using this idea to paint my dresser.

Awesome distressing tutorial via u create. great tips! Minwax Jacobean, Weathered Wood, Diy Painting, Painting Doors, Gray Stain, Wood Stain Colors Minwax, Interior Wood Stain Colors, Grey Wood Stains, Paint Stain

DIY Distressed Mirror

DIY Distressed Mirror by Kris Kraft; two coats of Minwax Jacobean stain and two coats of Minwax Classic Grey stain. After staining, I also applied one coat of Fiddes & Sons' wax.

Chalk Paint is a very special paint for very many reasons
Here are some;

1. It's the BEST paint for painting furniture by a long way
2. You can use the paint by diluting it with water to make a wash to show the wood grain
3. You can use it as an impasto ( thickly) - leave the lid off to thicken 
4. You can use it on any surface, indoors and out ( the outside of our shop was painted in it- perfect!) 
5. No need to prime or prepare
6. The colours are mixed intelligently and the web site s Painting Techniques, Painting Tips, Chalk Painting, Stain Techniques, Polished Plaster, Furniture Makeover, Diy Furniture, Cera, Paint Cans

Tips and techniques

Annie Sloan developed Chalk Paint to answer the need she had for a paint which would have many uses from acting like limewash to looking like old painted furniture--Chalk Paint is a very special paint for very many reasons

Remove finish on wood with 1:1 ratio of baking soda and water. Spray with vinegar and let sit 5-10 minutes. Then scrub it off with a brush, rinse, dry, and stain or paint it. Furniture Refinishing, Painted Furniture, Furniture Projects, Wood Projects, Diy Furniture, Antique Furniture, Woodworking Projects, Wood Shelf, Wall Shelves

Remove finish on wood with ratio of baking soda and water. Then scrub it off with a brush, rinse, dry, and stain or paint it. by Judy Gallegos