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Bright Rainbow Ombre Dresser

By: Kirsten Jones

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Home Decor Chalk Logo

At a Glance:

Project #17132 Skill Level: Beginner
supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Vibrant Violet, 8 oz. - 36236

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Shocking Pink, 8 oz. - 36231

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Energetic Orange, 8 oz. - 36232

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Blazing Yellow, 8 oz. - 36233

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Fiddlehead Fern, 2 oz. - 36209

Number Needed: 1 $2.59
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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Shocking Pink, 8 oz. - 36231

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Brushes - Chalk & Wax Brush set - 34909

Number Needed: 1 $15.99
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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Wax - Clear, 2 oz. - 6444

Number Needed: 1 $2.59
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Other Supplies

instructions

  1. Basecoat each section in the color shown with first coat- do not focas on blending the colors like in finished photo- colors will look more like cow print.  Let first coat dry.
  2. Apply second coat of first 2 colors that are next to eachother (for example the pink and orange.  Blend the line where the two colors meet to create the soft ombre line.
  3. Repeat the steps above with each set of colors the come together.
  4. Let dry completely.
  5. Seal with Clear wax and wax brush- following basic instructions on the label.

resources

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FolkArt Layering Stencils FAQ

FolkArt Layering Stencils FAQ

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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk FAQ

FolkArt Home Decor Chalk FAQ

Learn how to use the complete line from FolkArt Home Decor: Chalk, Tools, and Stencils.

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Related FAQs

Yes, FolkArt Home Decor Chalk mixes easily to create any color you desire. Begin by mixing a small amount of the darker color into the lighter color first. Continue adding the darker color a little at a time until the desired color or value is achieved.

No, FolkArt Home Decor Texture Chalk is for indoor use only.

Yes, it is highly recommended that you seal your project to ensure maximum protection.
Use Wax to achieve a soft, smooth finish with your choice of Clear, Antique or White. Wax should be applied every 6-12 months or as needed for high traffic surfaces. It is for indoor use only. An alternative to Wax is Matte Varnish. Use this on heavily used furniture. It can be used for indoor or outdoor projects.
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