When in doubt give it a try! We have even changed the "matte" on framed pictures with faux finish-beautiful.What a difference paint makes. I swear this is in my kitchen, but bronze toned and UGLY. Must paint and twine ASAP!
French Paint Finish-French Chandelier Makeover-Chalk Paint- From My Front Porch To Yours - use a wet sanding block, squeeze out, in medium grit and lightly sand away sporadically to reveal the oil rubbed bronze underneath.