Sand down or roughen with steel wool.
Clean with TSP or denatured alcohol.
Many thanks Kathy for your help.
Wash down with TSP, sand off sheen. Prime with oil based primer and paint with oil based paint.
Thanks for your quick reply Kelli.
Hello! I can tell you how to paint your wooden furniture with Dixie Belle Chalk Mineral Paint :)
It is super easy to paint with Dixie Belle.
Step one: Clean with White Lightning
Step two: Apply two coats of BOSS if you are concerned with bleed through if it's a dark wood
Step three: Paint one to two coats of Dixie Belle Chalk Mineral Paint
Step four: Use Gator Hide for a water-repellent finish, or any of our clear coats or waxes for extra protection
No sanding required!
Here's a great video tutorial about painting with Dixie Belle https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NTR0uNvAMs4&t=1s
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