Chalky Finish Painted Buffet

Chalky Finish Painted Buffet

Posted by DecoArt on Aug 13th 2017

Colorize an old dresser into a lively buffet for a dining room with Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™.


    • sandpaper
    • paintbrush
    • dresser
    • #3 round brush
    • yardstick or ruler
    • clean cloth


    1. Prep the piece by wiping away any dust or dirt.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Basecoat the piece in Cherish. Let dry. Add second coat, if needed.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Using a #3 round brush, hand-paint detail with Everlasting.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Use a ruler to help guide detail painting, if needed.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Lightly distress the piece using sandpaper.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Seal the piece with Ultra-Matte Varnish. Let dry and cure completely before use.
    12. Instruction #6