When is the best time to use Polycrylic, Polyurethane or Furniture Wax on your DIY Project whether it's painted furniture, a DIY project / craft or something you've built. We give you the Pros and Cons of using each product to seal your piece.
The Beginner's Guide to Distressing with Annie Sloan It turns out that distressing with Chalk Paint® Decorative Paint and Wax by Annie Sloan doesn't have to be stressful at all! Here's a detailed tutorial for how to age and distress a piece of furniture
Annie Sloan custom color - called Peacock - 1 : 1 mix of Napoleonic Blue and Florence. Finished in 2 coats AS Dark Wax glaze made with Mineral Spirits and waxed with Wise Owl's Black Hemp Oil Furniture Wax.
on top of base paint and applied design (painted or decopage, etc.)a layer of Annie Sloan Step 2 Craqueleur. For more noticeable cracks, apply the product thickly. use hair dryer to speed up drying process & help define the cracks.
DIY Tinted Furniture Wax-natural wax- Stir in some dark TBSP of wax to 1 TSP of paint- not an exact recipe. How much paint you add will depend on how dark YOU want your antiquing wax- Stir the paint into the wax