Tricia
by Tricia

Painted Pieces...


These are some of my custom painted pieces from the past few weeks...
This piece was done using a Divine Color in Macaw, waxed & distressed...
I am loving this aqua colour and have done several pieces in this shade...
Buttercream yellow with a dark walnut top...
BRIGHT yellow muted a bit by dark wax with a shabby white lower half...
Same for the file cabinet...
Ironstone white with dark walnut top...
I love how a little jewelry can make a piece...

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  • White Oak Studio Designs
    on Aug 23, 2013

    I personally would put a coat, or possibly two coats of Zinsser primer on first as a base and then use my chalk paint. I've painted a few pieces of this (like my grand daughter's Bonnett Sears set of French provincial bedroom furniture) that that had that same "Formica like" top. This is what I used and it worked fine. (I might also put a coat of harder wearing sealer on top too if going to a child.)

    painted pieces, painted furniture, The Bonnett French provincial dresser Before Wish I could find the after image at this moment But it is on my Facebook home page upper left hand corner donna allgaierlamberti facebook com Look for the deep blue dresser
  • Pamela Wilkins
    on Mar 13, 2014

    Gave me some good ideas! Thanks! My grandaughters are always wanting to paint! They have painted rocks for my garden for me!

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