Distressed Kitchen Canister Set

Distressed Kitchen Canister Set

Posted by DecoArt on Jan 13th 2019

Update an ordinary kitchen canister set into a modern distressed look using Americana Decor® Texture™.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • rubbing alcohol
    • palette knife
    • paintbrushes
    • ceramic canisters


    1. Wipe the canisters clean with rubbing alcohol and a paper towel. Let dry.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Paint the canisters in Vintage. Allow to dry and apply a second coat.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Load a palette knife with Copper (Metallic) and lightly drag from the bottom of the canister to about 1/3 to 2/3 of the way up. (Allow for streaks and stray marks to accentuate the vintage look.) Complete this technique all the way around each canister.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Allow the canisters to dry completely.
    8. Instruction #4