distressed furniture (gorgeous) white/grey (table) yellow chalkboard frame

Decorative Painting 101 – The Comma Stroke & A Tip

Before I hop into the post, I wanted to share that I listed soaps (Savon de Marseille block

Miss Mustard Seed's beautiful home tour via The Old Painted Cottage - love the chalkboard paint back splash and about 100 other things in her home!

Miss Mustard Seed�s Milk Paint Colors and Finishes

As I shared yesterday, the past couple of weeks in the studio have been devoted to getting things finished that have been hanging around for way too long.  I’ve ignored some of them, because I knew they would be a pain-in-the-rear to work on, like the French chair with nailhead trim (yet to be revealed), and I ignored others because I just didn’t know what to do with them.  I knew they had potential and I wasn’t quite ready to give up on them, so they languished in “the stash”. This oversize...

furniture feature friday | favorites & link party - Miss Mustard Seed | green buffet

handy sign painting tips from Miss Mustard Seed

MMM | milkpaint masterpiece monday | Miss Mustard Seeds Milk PaintMiss Mustard Seeds Milk Paint

As I shared yesterday, the past couple of weeks in the studio have been devoted to getting things finished that have been hanging around for way too long.  I’ve ignored some of them, because I knew they would be a pain-in-the-rear to work on, like the French chair with nailhead trim (yet to be revealed), and I ignored others because I just didn’t know what to do with them.  I knew they had potential and I wasn’t quite ready to give up on them, so they languished in “the stash”. This oversize...

Chalkboard desktop for inspiration. You could use 3 coats of Graphite Chalk Paint by Annie Sloan for the chalkboard, and Emperor's Silk for the desk...beautiful!

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Milk paint vs Chalk paint: the difference between the them and how to use each one...from Miss Mustard Seed

Since I announced that I would be coming out with my own paint line, I’ve received lots of questions about Milk Paint.  I’ve made some video tutorials showing how to use the paint, different techniques and the best way to use the companion products that will be sold with it, but this is just a quick introduction for those who are like, “Milk Paint…what?!”     So, what is Milk Paint? Well, first of all, it’s nothing new.  It’s been around for hundreds of years and has even been discovered in ...

I am noticing the painted/stenciled floor. Want to try that with the bamboo mat that I have.

miss mustard seed's milk paint | Farmhouse White

'swiss miss' styled dresser by Miss Mustard Seed

Painted with MMSMP Apron Strings, distressed by hand with 80 grit sand paper and finished with one coat of Hemp Oil.

Love the two tone or really three tone in this. Chalk paint, might have to give it a whirl.

Thank you, Wisconsin - Miss Mustard Seed

Chalkboard paint on an armoire