Glaze: use valspar antiquing glaze instead of dark wax...... need to try this stuff
Pedestal Table With Weathered Finish
Pedestal+Table+With+Weathered+Finish I painted the table in a medium grey chalk paint called "Waverly" which is available at Walmart and a few other stores. It's a little more cost effective. Then I added some white of the same paint into the container with the grey and mixed only slightly. Then using a dry brushing technique I applied the lighter paint in one direction. Next I applied Valspar antiquing glaze to the top.
How to Do an Antique Glaze on Painted Furniture
DIY applying antique glaze to furniture - Supplies & The Recipe – The first step is to mix your glazing solution. I use equal parts of glazing medium...
how to glaze furniture The tutorial is here: http://showandtell-sausha.blogspot.com/2011/01/how-i-glaze-furniture.html
Valspar ocean slumber with valspar antiquing glaze in asphaltum. Trim valspar lincoln cottage black
Glazing 101...tutorial on how to glaze furniture the right way
How To Distress Your Kitchen Cabinets Valspar Antiquing Glaze
Mistakes People Make When Glazing Furniture
- Guest Post by Brittney Powell, furniture painter - Not exploring your options of tools and techniques My favorite glaze is Valspar Antiquing Glaze in Asphaltum. It’s a deep brown/black tint that is very versatile. Depending upon the starting color of your project it takes on a different tone. A
Great instructions for distress painting techniques. After painting kitchen cabinets white, will use this to do give them the antique look. Suggested to me by my countertop guy.