Updated Kitchen Plaque

Hello sweet friends, today I’m sharing a small upcycle to a piece I’ve had for awhile and love.

The color wasn’t working for me anymore. No problem, dry brushing was my technique of choice.


Using Jolie Antique White I dry brushed the entire piece. Remember what I’ve mentioned in the past, dry brushing requires very little paint and creates great texture applied bits at a time.


The one difference with this piece is after dry brushing I went back and added paint a bit heavier in spots. I wanted to create a different look.


After adding paint I used ASCP clear wax and rubbed it in well. Let it dry and done.


Gives a piece I had an entirely different look for zero money and very little effort.



Have you given anything a new look?


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Hello, my name is Cindy and welcome to Cloches & Lavender. I enjoy making our house a home with antiques and thrifted finds. Antiques are used as my staples in my dcor to remain on a budget. I will often upcycle pieces with paint to make them new again. I enjoy DIYs

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