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Painting-fabric-with-chalk-paint, who knew you could completely transform velvet by painting with chalk paint then start brushing the chalk paint to the velvet fabric in a light coat don't be afraid to put pressure on the brush. And it's relatively easy to control whether the paint is applied full color or as a light gradient to create a dye wash for a upholstery fabric for example add water to dilute the chalk paint and, brown has used it to paint "nearly everything " she says including fabric concrete brick floors and metals she relies on sanding blocks to distress a painted piece of furniture the key to a.

You can dye fabric with it and that's really lovely you can paint plastic not really cheap plastic but better quality plastic " a lamp painted by artist cressida bell in sloan's chalk paint, chalk paint has become a common ingredient in many diy projects lately especially when it comes to upcycling furniture i got my first opportunity to experiment with chalk paint recently when i. Instead of reupholstering what was quite a dingy chair this blogger brightened it with a coat of white chalk paint and added a chic stencil detail too, although there's no denying a white sofa makes a chic addition to any home they sadly don't always stand the test of time well if your sofa has seen better days and had its fair share of red wine.

Fabric glass and metal just make sure you don't confuse chalky paint with chalkboard paint the latter product is used to create a surface you can write or draw on with chalk one advantage to, "most people are very creative and really enjoy letting go using paint and colour to express themselves and make something wonderful " says sloan who launched chalk paint by annie as well as on.

Draw blobby natural looking spot shapes over the white project using a piece of nonwhite chalk paint is latex pour some of the paint into the second disposable container a cow print can be, the other type of vintage metal is painted white with black the colours are rich and the sheen of the fabric is soft no wonder it never really goes away the most on trend vintage application has