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DIY Painted Cabinet

By: Sherrie Ragsdale

Give a basic cabinet an upgrade with FolkArt Home Decor Chalk and FolkArt Treasure Gold! This unique project is part of our Refinish & Relove with Sherrie blog series, where our expert crafter Sherrie, shares her tips and tricks for transforming old furniture pieces into something new. Try this easy DIY furniture flip now!

At a Glance:

Project #15605 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Home Decor Chalk Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Nautical, 8 oz. - 34161

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Folkart ® Brush Sets - Basecoating Set, 2 pc. - 50557

Number Needed: 1 $6.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Treasure Gold™ - Gold, 4 oz. - 5535

Number Needed: 1 $14.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.
instructions

Other Supplies

  • Thrift Store Cabinet
  • Wood Block
  • Paper Plate
 

Instructions

  1. Remove hardware. Remove all removable shelving. Basecoat furniture with Nautical from the top down to a diagonal on the front and along the sides as shown in photo.
  2. Paint from the bottom to the Nautical with Treasure Gold.
  3. Pour Nautical on to the plate. Place the larger flat piece of wood block into the paint and dab on to the plate to remove excess. Glide the Nautical paint into the Treasure Gold as shown in the video clip.
  4. Paint the back of bookshelf with Treasure Gold.
  5. Paint the inside sides and shelves with Nautical.
Check out more details about this project in our Refinish & Relove with Sherrie blog series: https://plaidonline.com/plaid-palette/april-2020/refinish-relove-with-sherrie-diy-cabinet

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Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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