Here is the complete guide I have on painting.. https://bushraslifestyle.com/how-to-chalk-paint-furniture-plus-chalk-paint-recipe/
You can check out more ideas on my site and let me know of you have any further questions please.
Is there a varnish on the existing wood?
Hi Lola, Here's a tutorial you might find helpful.
Here's a post that might help you - https://www.hometalk.com/30357555/painted-wing-back-ch?expand_all_questions=1