Paint with greater gloss means that the surface is less porous. Just pick something with a warm muted undertone.
Next its time to antique the painted areas.
Antique Stain Over White Paint. Layering stain for a cool effect. Applying stain over paint is an excellent faux aging options but it does require you to follow some very specific rules in order to ensure a proper finish. Antique painted table using stain over paint Email This BlogThis.
Additional effects can be added later to produce a more complete look. Such as distressing or strategic sanding. Antique White Premium Fast Dry Interior Wood Stain provides high quality color in 1 coat to enhance the natural beauty of interior wood surfaces.
Use according to manufacturers directions if you want to use more than one coat of stain. Sand Again Once paint has fully dried and before applying stain give the furnitures edges a thorough sanding so areas of wood are showing through to simulate years of wear. And you bet I drove over there immediately.
This step is going to reveal the original finish which in this example is white paint. Pick a gel stain in a color darker than the initial paint color. Below is a close-up photo of the details on this same chest after I painted a base coat of white and some blue trim.
She came out nice but honestly I was never thrilled with her. In that scenario a glaze or dark wax is your friend. Mix a solution consisting of 12 cup per gallon of water.
Use a gel stain for full coverage over the paint. Avoid applying light stains over dark paint as the stain will be less likely to show up on the surface. Applying paint with a paint brush creates peaks and valleys that will be more visible when you apply the stain resulting in a more accurate antique look.
Because this job will likely require removing some amount of paint this should include a face mask or respirator. The stain will more easily slide off resulting in a lighter color. Flat sheen paint has greater porosity and absorbs more.
But it did settle in the wood grain pretty well. Jan 15 2018 – Explore SHABBY HAPPYs board Stain over paint followed by 678 people on Pinterest. When painting over wood laminate or another paint color that you dont want to show distressing may not be an option.
Refinishing and painting furniture tips. If you choose to apply stain over a painted surface in or near your home you should begin by properly equipping yourself wit personal protective equipment PPE. The good news is that done properly the stain-over-paint faux aging technique comes out beautifully every time.
If you placed the drawers back in the base after painting youll need to remove all of the drawers. Clean the surface thoroughly with detergent and water. There are numerous varieties of paints that are either sterile or solvent-based that generates unique finishes that are measured by its sheen component.
Although its super similar to the White Wash by Varathane. For the pine I think this stain was the strongest white wash look providing the most coverage in just two coats compared to the other two stains. I first tested on the drawer to make sure I would like the finish.
Superior wood stain saves time energy and provides a great value. Most paint brands carry an Antique White right off the shelf or you can have something mixed up. Stain Over Chalk Paint – Though the paint is a little thicker than latex then it will not automatically cover in 1 jacket.
The drawers and the decorative parts of the body were painted with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Old White sanded and lightly distressed and then protected with clear wax. Using a paint brush and stain apply stain to the entire drawer face. Avoid the temptation to sand excessively.
I recommend a Semi-Gloss Paint with Primer in it because it saves a step. Using Stain Over Chalk Paint. DIY Antiquing for White Furniture.
I originally painted this 1960s vintage table from my local thrift store blue with a white drawer. Using stain or glaze to produce an antique effect is done on painted cabinets. Next take a 220-grit sanding block and lightly sand to remove a little more of the top layer of paint near the edges.
A strong detergent such as trisodium phosphate will ensure that no greasy or waxy spots remain to repel the stain. Regular wood wiping stain is used or a glaze mixed thinly 50 paint 50 glaze and a little water. You must use a primer with white as over time it will yellow if you do not.
DIY Thrifted antique dresser makeover with Minwax stain and Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. For that first strip off all of the paint then apply the stain. Antiquing makes white furniture look older by tinting the finish with tones of gray brown yellow or black as if the paint has aged and become discolored over.
Not every stain absorbs well over paint so gel stain is your best option for a rich even color. While you can stain over paint realize that you are creating a unique look not an authentic stained wood-grain look. Antique White by Varathane made the white oak more pinkish in tone.
See more ideas about redo furniture refinishing furniture stain over paint. How to paint furniture then distress it to give your furniture that antique finish. Fast drying formula dries in 1 hour and uses nano pigments to offer superior color and coverage.