frames, buttons, keys, painted & distressed.....
How to make an antique sign. After painting the sign (full tutorial included), use a soft cloth to apply a dark brown furniture wax in a thin layer to entire surface of sign. The wax will settle in the imperfections in the wood, giving the sign an authentically aged look. Allow wax to dry for 3-5 minutes, then buff to a shine with a clean cloth.
Two coffee tables put together.
Love the color - Martha Stewart Schoolhouse Slate
Painting kitchen cabinets: Clean the cabinet face frames with mineral spirits, then scrub them with household ammonia and rinse. Fill holes with spackling compound, then sand with 120-grit sandpaper. Vacuum the cabinets, then prime them with a pigmented shellac. Lightly sand the dried primer....
How to distress your cabinets (or any furniture for that matter).
Sheet music on a lovely painted chest