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    How to Make Painted Wood Look Grungy / thick thumbnail

    lots of 2x4 ideas. I think I might just be making ALL of these!

    Whether you are putting up wood paneling, making a wooden crate, or building a piece of furniture out of wood, you may want to have your new wood look old and weathered to add a bit of character and charm to your project. Here are a few tips and tricks to make new wood look old and weathered.

    Fabric cross on wood

    How to get that weathered look on wood

    10 tips and tricks for staining wood!

    Rustic scrap wood re-imagined as art || Geib, Jon - First Vardøger Cage (2008) 04 by J0N6, via Flickr

    Mistakes People Make When Painting a Kitchen Table. Seriously considering painting oak table and chairs.

    niki!!!! you need this!!!

    Repurposed In this House art #gift #mothersday

    DIY Wood & Wire art display - lizmarieblog.com

    A good tutorial for making your own wood signs. Easiest version I've ever seen.

    Make new wood look OLD with this tutorial on how to Weather Wood. This is a great process to use when you want that reclaimed look but are using new lumber!

    DIY: How to paint wood to look like old barn wood - great technique to use on scratched or pallet wood!

    How to make new wood look old. Excellent info and video tutorial. This looks like fun! =)

    How to make your own Grungy Candles!

    How To Age New Wood - easy tutorial shows how to paint, sand and stain wood to get this awesome finish!!!

    Make new wood look OLD with this tutorial on how to Weather Wood. Click through for instructions

    Cross made with scrap wood and chippy painted spindle - so awesome! It's an Etsy item but could easily be DIY'ed...

    Americana Shutter. I'm thinking going to craft store to find this to paint or perhaps the Goodwill.

    This color-washing technique is one of my favorites: stain wood any color while still leaving the wood grain visible!