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DIY Paint Treatments

Roll up your sleeves and get creative by transforming with paint. This board is a collection of great tutorials, ideas and products to inspire you to DIY with paint.

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DIY Paint Treatments

DIY Paint Treatments

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Great video tutorial for how to dry brush with two different paint colors for a layered distressed look. 551 East Design

Tutorial: How to get a distressed look with just paint

How to mix up a chalky wash for revamping furniture. Any color could be used including this gray. The Painted Hive |

Chalky Washed Armoire

Gilding Wax


Beautiful weathered finish using Minwax "Special Walnut" over a light coat of Rustoleum "Weathered Grey". Stunning finish.

~rooms FOR rent~: New Printer's Cabinet
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    EveningsFall on Queen Anne

    Quite lovely! I use Varathane's 'Sunbleached' and Minwax's 'Provincal' and a tiny, tiny bit of Minwax's 'Jacobean.' Nothing comes closer than these treatments. No paint, IMHO.

Annie Sloan chalk paint® Coco with clear wax and a ebony stained top!

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Annie Sloan Graphite over oak. Gorgeous finish!

Tips for what type of furniture pieces to paint with enamel and tips for getting a beautiful finish. The Creativity Exchange

Tips for Painting Furniture with Enamel {Chest Revamp}

Craigslist trash to treasure dresser revamp. Claire added legs and stained the piece in English Chestnut. Before and after.

Craigslist Trash to Treasure Dresser Revamp {Claire Brody Designs}

Tips and tricks for working with oil based paint to create a flawless and extra durable finish on high traffic furniture pieces. {The Creativity Exchange}

My Favorite DIY Paint Techniques and Tutorials for Revamps

Fantastic step by step tutorial working with and distressing chalk paint.

Distressed Duck Egg Dining Chairs Makeover - Bless'er House

Architects Cabinet painted with a combination of milk paint and stain. Finish is stunning!

{Furniture Makeover} Architects Cabinet & Office Update

Chalk paint over gold

Annie Sloan's chalk paint

Walmart dresser transformed with paint and hardware into a coral campaign dresser.

DIY Dresser Transformation {Claire Brody Designs}

How to gray wash frames.

How to Graywash Furniture

Annie Sloan Aubusson Blue and Graphite Table detail with watermark

Round Foyer Table Makeover

Gorgeous chair revamp project using Velvet Finishes paint in the color Enchanting. Great before and after and tutorial from Jenna at Rain on a Tin Roof.

French Country Chair Modern Makeover

Woah! Spray painted graphite chalk board paint.... BUT... Dark waxed afterwards! Gives a solid slate kind of look.

Reloved Rubbish: Graphite and Old Ochre Desk

Dark stone fireplace gray washed with Annie Sloan chalk paint in paris grey diluted with water. Awesome before and after.

erin's art and gardens: painted stone fireplace before and after

Top ten paint techniques and tutorials on The Creativity Exchange including how to paint plastic, flawless oil-based painting and the best paint products to use.

My Favorite DIY Paint Techniques and Tutorials for Revamps

DIY: How To Get A Layered Paint Finish - aged finish is achieved by dry brushing different colors of paint, then distressing and waxing.

dreamingincolor: Layering Paint on a Dresser

Tutorial for painting a kitchen table including prep and sealing top coat. Great tips from Centsational Girl

Painting a Kitchen Table - Centsational Girl

Paint inside of drawers for a fun pop of color. Round-up of narrow furniture for hallways and small spaces. Kirkland's and The Creativity Exchange.

Narrow Storage Furniture for Tight Spaces + Giveaway

Sideboard revamp project using General Finishes gel color Coastal Blue and Java Gel Buffet. Great finish from Primitive and Proper.

Coastal Blue & Java Gel Sideboard

faux zinc paint treatment - tutorial using graphite chalk paint, wax, and silver metallic...

Aged tea stain finish for raw wood using tea, steel wool and vinegar. The more you use, the darker the stain.

Aged Rustic Wood Tray