Featuring FolkArt Home Decor Chalk, A Beginner's Guide to Chalk Painting teaches you how to transform everyday items into one-of-a-kind treasures. The no-prep acrylic paint dries in minutes and can be layered and sanded for a perfect distressed look and feel. Home Decor Wax adds durability and buffs to a soft sheen. The ultra-matte finish can be applied to furniture (new, unfinished, or up-cycled), cabinets, walls, glass, metal, and more.
Techniques and projects include Basic Basecoating (Lamp and Shade, Bookcase); Distressed (Hoosier Cabinet, Jars); Wood Tint (Reverse Tinted Dresser, Tray); Patina/Combed (Dresser, Ornamental Box); Weathered (Cabinet, Lanterns, Shells); Rust/Patina (Metal Monogram, Shutters); and Rough/Chippy (Vinyl Floor Covering, Table, Spice Rack).