Tag Archives: Annie Sloan

Gotta Love Those Good Bones

Today i started working on this round table. It has what i call “good bones” – that is architecture that sings! (to me anyway). it was completely black with an oak grain to it. I covered the whole table with … Continue reading

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I like to live dangerously while painting

It is not unusual for me to live dangerously and just start painting on a piece at home without actually clearing it off…lucky for me that i am a neat painter! I have owned this beautiful bookcase for many years. … Continue reading

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Yesterday i was on a painting rampage

While i worked on painting the little stool I was also painting on some small boxes…then as i had the Annie Sloan paints open i decided to experiment with the inside of my pantry closet. I am working up to … Continue reading

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Little Miss Muffet didnt have as cute a tuffet…

This little footstool was feeling very dreary in its old finish of rust/grey… So i took it home yesterday and gave it a coat of paint. I waxed it with a little clear wax and let it sit overnight. This … Continue reading

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Rich Damask Wallpaper transforms a little Powder Room

Just had a little powder room wallpapered in Thibaut Kenilworth…love the rich color and the damask pattern on the paper! I painted an old towel bar with Annie Sloan Primer Red and then brushed it with a little gold paint. … Continue reading

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Candlabra love

 This poor candlabra needed some love. So yesterday I gave it a few coats of two different golds – one bronzey and one 14 karat… and then painted the insides of the candle cups a sweet, sweet  lavendar (Annie Sloan … Continue reading

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I went a little crazy with the distressing

well, i might be done… I did really go crazy with the distressing…but i think i like it! I used a little of the gilding wax on the hardware and on the drawer front. You can never have too much … Continue reading

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It’s a Wine Cabinet Makeover

Remember that black wine cabinet that i posted…well the makeover is almost done! First coats of Annie Sloan Chalk Paint…Louis Blue and Louis Blue mixed with Pure White. I left the inside black….liking the contrast! Later I’ll distress it…

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Say hello to my latest Annie Sloan Chalk Paint project

Say hellooooo to my latest painting project… This little wine cabinet is my paint project for the next couple of days. It’s really cute but i am going to make it even cuter! Stay tuned for the results….

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Love at first sight

I fell in love with this little table while out searching for antiques…. Its not old – just cute with great character!  It’s oval about 16 x 12 and was already painted with Annie Sloan Paris Grey.  It also has a … Continue reading

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Annie Sloan Chalk Paint – the marathon continues

This little table had a dark wood top…it really had style with those cute legs so I decided to just paint the top with some Annie Sloan Pure White. I left the legs the way they were – so here is … Continue reading

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The Great Annie Sloan Paint Experiment

I decided to experiment with the Annie Sloan paints… so i bought some Paris Grey and some Clear Wax and have been painting everything in sight for the last couple of days… out in front of The Whistling Elk in the … Continue reading

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