Refreshing Stool Using Chalk Paint

White Oak Studio Designs
by White Oak Studio Designs
I have a thing for stools and benches. I buy them when I can and enjoying refreshing them using chalk paint, wax and occasionally painters canvas to recover them. (Not my original idea, but shared on various blogs.) Here are some stools I've worked on and enjoyed transforming. How do the rest of you use your stools?

Small House / Big Sky Donna / White Oak Studio Designs / SWMichigan
Hand-Painted Vintage Furniture Transformations
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Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Antibes green on a heart shaped stool.
Camp stool painted with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Graphite and dry brushed.
Stool painted using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Emperor's Silk and dark wax directly over paint.
Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Aubusson blue. The larger one with original leather top. The smaller maple stool is 45 years old.
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  • Betty Drda Betty Drda on Jan 03, 2014
    Love it! I still have my mothers Singer sewing machine she bought in 1950 that has the stool with the leather seat. I may have to brighten the stool up a bit with your idea. Who really cares that I painted something 64 years old? Mama will never know. :)

  • White Oak Studio Designs White Oak Studio Designs on Jan 03, 2014
    Thanks Tcl!