Annie Sloan shares a technique that brings out the beautiful detail on gilded surfaces with pronounced carving such as mirrors & frames. Apply ASCP to the surface, getting it into all the recesses. Once the paint has dried thoroughly, take a damp cloth and wipe over the raised carving leaving paint in the recesses. By wiping just a few times, paint can be left as a wash over some of the raised areas so the effect is soft, or it can be wiped quite cleanly so the difference in the gold and…

Annie Sloan shares a technique that brings out the beautiful detail on gilded surfaces with pronounced carving such as mirrors & frames. Apply ASCP to the surface, getting it into all the recesses. Once the paint has dried thoroughly, take a damp cloth and wipe over the raised carving leaving paint in the recesses. By wiping just a few times, paint can be left as a wash over some of the raised areas so the effect is soft, or it can be wiped quite cleanly so the difference in the gold and…

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Lara Roberts shares how to transform an ornate picture frame with chalk paint. You wont want to miss out on these tips and tricks!
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DIY Distressed Frame Tutorial. Super inexpensive and no special tools required. One of the "tools" is a nail file to sand down the frame.

DIY Distressed Frame Tutorial. Super inexpensive and no special tools required. One of the "tools" is a nail file to sand down the frame.

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Stencil tips to easily paint a picture frame using the Indian Inlay Kit from Cutting Edge Stencils. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/indian-inlay-stencil-furniture.html

Stencil tips to easily paint a picture frame using the Indian Inlay Kit from Cutting Edge Stencils. http://www.cuttingedgestencils.com/indian-inlay-stencil-furniture.html

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12 Goodwill Shopping Secrets Revealed || this lady decorated her whole house from things found at goodwill or on Craigslist

12 Goodwill Shopping Secrets Revealed || this lady decorated her whole house from things found at goodwill or on Craigslist

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