Zero to WOW!

By Stacy in Shepherd, TX.

I fell in love when I laid eyes on the piece at a local garage sale.  It was scratched all over and a leg was broken and barely hanging on.  I couldn't wait to get it home.  My creative wheels were turning.  I had a custom mixed turquoise paint that I sprayed the entire Armoire with as the base color.  I blended multiple color paints I had from Royale blue, Terra cotta, copper to olive and mint green.  Just dry brushing randomly.   Let's the paint dry overnight the I began distressing heavily. With my sander... It was developing before my eyes a beautiful transformation.  I sat back and stared.  After distressing I applied GF antique stain which made the distressing just pop out.  I finished by sealing with GF topcoat in Satin.  Wow.....I was in love.  Totally transformed. 

Products Used

GF Antique Walnut stain
GF topcoat in Satin
Custom mixed turquoise paint
Additional paints
Wagner paint sprayer

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