Globe with Matte Metallic and Chalky Finish

Globe with Matte Metallic and Chalky Finish

Posted by DecoArt on Feb 22nd 2019

Show off your love for travel with a simple globe encircled with Americana Decor® Matte Metallics™ .


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • sandpaper
    • chalk pencil
    • globe
    • paintbrushes



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Apply a coat of Wood Reclaim to the entire globe and sand down to a smooth finish. (This may take several coats. The goal is to completely smooth out the surface so the vertical lines running down the globe are non-existent.)
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Dis-assemble the globe. Paint the entire frame in Serene.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Paint the globe in French Mauve.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Paint the hardware for the globe in Serene, omitting the rod that runs through the globe.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Paint the globe in Rose Gold.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. With a chalk pencil, free-hand the word "Wander" with an arrow running through it. (See photo.) Paint it in with Pewter.
    12. Instruction #6