Pottery Barn Black Furniture Finish Tutorial= Ace Hardware’s Royal paint in “Cannon ball” to paint 2 coats. Then once it dries completely, use a 120 grit sheet of sandpaper to distress the areas you want the wood color to show through.
Here are a few steps you can take to create a sleek finish when painting your furniture. Use a Paint Sprayer or Spray Paint - Paint sprayers produce the best, sleekest finish I have seen. Although(Best Paint Sprayer)
Molly Susan Strong: New Waxing technique.New Waxing Technique: Mix Howard's Feed n Wax (made of Beeswax and orange oil) with or a little less Minwax stain, goes on like a milky consistency and you wipe right off
Painting without sanding - benjamin moore ironclad latex low lustre metal and wood enamel, cheap foam rollers from walmart and cheap foam brushes from hobby lobby. Cut in the trim and angles with the foam brush then roll on the paint with the roller.
There a million different ways to age a piece a furniture. I have used probably a dozen different techniques and products to achieve my desired finishes, so today I thought I would share with you 7 ways that I age and distress furniture.