The Annie Sloan Colour Wheel is a really useful tool when it comes to picking out colours that will work well together on your Chalk Paint furniture projects. Learn more from your local Annie Sloan Stockist, or Annie's book 'Colour Recipes For Painted Furniture and More' or dovetails vintage blog
If you haven’t yet tried using Chalk Paint® to colour fabric, do. It’s simple and really straightforward – you just need cold water and Paint – no fixatives or salt, no faffing around. We wanted to show our support for Breast Cancer Awareness, here at HQ, and I realised that this would be a great opportunity to ‘dye’ our own t-shirts with my paint, Chalk Paint®
Here’s some work sent to us by Clementine Coates – all painted in our lovely Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. Clementene has just started a new Furniture painting business – she has a blog, fb page and great website – it’s all very nicely done (and she gives names to her pieces!) – do check it out clementenecoates
The second project from Painter in Residence Agnieszka Krawczyk. Agnieszka has used Florence and Graphite – two very strong, rich colours from the Chalk Paint® palette. They work beautifully with the golden wood of the cupboard.
This large farmhouse dining set has a substantial table which can easily seat up to 8 people. We have included 6 'large' fiddleback chairs including 2 carvers (larger than standard size) and painted them in a mix of Annie Sloan Country Grey and Old White, producing a warm creamy stone colour. The set has been lightly distressed to give a rustic country cottage feel
In her latest Paint Colour post, Annie Sloan shares how you can add water to Chalk Paint® to create a lovely watercolor effect on furniture | Annie Sloan • Paint Colour: Dialogue with a chest of drawers