Techniques

How To Use Chalk Paint

Posted by on Jan 9, 2013 in Blog, Featured, Techniques | 1 comment

How To Use Chalk Paint

A lot of people are curious about chalk paint, and many wonder exactly how to use chalk paint.  While this is not exactly a tutorial on how to use chalk paint we are going to talk about some of the more important things you will need to keep in mind to help you on your next painting project. Chalk paint can literally be used on just about any surface without preparation such as sanding and stripping.  We have painted wood, metal, plastic and a few other odd things (see this post for some crazy chalk paint ideas) If a surface is particularly beat up or chipping you may, in that case, want to...

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How To Make Chalk Paint – Simple Homemade Chalk Paint Recipe

Posted by on Dec 11, 2012 in Blog, Featured, How To Make Chalk Paint, Techniques, Uncategorized | 3 comments

How To Make Chalk Paint – Simple Homemade Chalk Paint Recipe

  If you have been hearing about this amazing, easy-to-use substance called chalk paint, and have been wondering what all the talk is about then you’ve come to the right place! Chalk Paint is a wonderful substance for painting furniture, although it can be used for many other projects as well.   It goes on easy, dries incredibly fast and is really easy to distress.  The patina it gives breathes years of life and character into the piece you are working on. If you really want to try it out but don’t want to spend a fortune for a small amount of paint DO NOT FEAR!   It is...

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