Also Included: Quick Glaze How to! Make a Chalkboard! Stop Bleed Through! Balayage/Ombre! I love auctions, it used to be something we did every weekend and became our date night. But life gets busy and priorities change. While I can’t always go with my honey, I can still buy online! This Victorian style dresser [...]
by Shabby Paints Rescue Rep. Abbie Schwab Step by Step Whitewash Effect: So you have fell in love with the timeless whitewashed finish! Follow Abbie's easy step by step guide to achieving the look you have adored. One of my most requested furniture “colors” Step 1: lightly [...]
A Safer way to Lime Wood I am so excited to bring you this tutorial because I love the look of Limed wood, but hate the toxin laden, labor intensive aspect lurking behind the beauty. You might know this technique as being called Lime Waxing, Lime Washing, White Washing or even Cerusing. Best described as highlighting wood grain or the pores. There are lots of ways to do this and I’m not big on doing things like everyone else. So here is my zero VOC, Earth & Animal Friendly version of Cerusing.
As an artist the last thing we want is to be limited. With the growing popularity of wood staining I wanted to share a technique that is easy and inexpensive. No one wants to be limited when it comes to stain colors so pick up your favorite Shabby Paints Chalk-Acrylic color and create your own style of stain!