Chalk paint stone fireplace. That way when im asked i can just give people this link. The paint wash was the consistency of and color of whole milk. We removed all the items from the fireplace.
Shop for paint brushes paint rollers painting trays sealants sandpaper drop cloths and much more. Originally i used annie sloan chalk paint in old white on the uppers and duck egg blue on the lower cabinets. Whether big or small inside or outside ace hardware has everything you need to get the job done right.
We developed a chalk style paint with a built in primer and a built in wax for the time conscious consumer. You dont stretch the paint. Diane i decided to make my own chalk paint for my first paint project a 1930s bedroom suite.
What is chalk finish paint. Brush strokes and imperfections become part of the look making it a forgiving finish to apply. What did you use.
Let ace hardware help you with all your painting projects. Todays post is one ive been dreaming about doing for months now and its all about how to paint a brick fireplace. Yep you read that right.
That means all of the adhering benefits of a chalk style paint but without the tedious 2nd step of applying wax which can make traditional chalk painting seem difficulton its own the heritage collections unique all in one formula is sealed and is extremely durable once cured. Heres the top 10 questions i get about my chalk painted kitchen cabinets. A few weeks ago i shared a living room before and aftersince the post i have received requests for a tutorial on the fireplace transformation.
After talking about it for over a year now it finally happened. Its been two years since i chalk painted our kitchen cabinets. I finally painted the giant fireplace in our front room.
Ask and ye shall receive. Im continually asked why i dont use chalk paint so i thought id just put all the info in a post. With white ceiling paint that i had in the storage shed and water we prepared a paint wash.
Chalky finish paint is a latex based paint to which a fine granular powder has been addedoften plaster of paris. You apply a generous layer and dont keep going over it.