Beach Cottage Inspired Side Chair

Beach Cottage Inspired Side Chair

Posted by DecoArt on Apr 22nd 2014

Create a cool watercolor effect on a chair perfect for a beach cottage using Chalky Finish paints.


    • water container
    • paper towels
    • 2" flat brush
    • wooden chair



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Wipe chair clean with a damp paper towel to remove any dust or lint.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use 2" flat brush to apply Everlasting, Vintage, and Serene, painting most of the seat.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use Escape to highlight areas on seat and legs.
    6. With waxing brush, go over the entire chair with Primitive, starting with the seat. Blend until you are happy with the way Escape, Vintage, and Serene are blended. Work paint into sides and legs. Rinse brush. Let dry completely.
    7. Instruction #4
    8. Use 2" flat brush to apply Soft-Touch Varnish, following label instructions and repeating as desired.