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Painted Buffet Table

Use FolkArt Home Decor Chalk to transform an unfinished buffet table into a home decor must-have.

At a Glance:

#6523 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Tools - Sanding Foam Block - 34912

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Maui Sand, 8 oz. - 34932

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

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Wax - Clear, 8 oz. - 34170

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

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Brushes - Chalk Paintbrush - 34907

Number Needed: 1 $15.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

Brush Basin or container for water, Paper towels, Foam bowls and plates for palettes, Lint-free cotton cloth, Craft knife, Medium or fine grit sandpaper, Tack cloth, Unfinished wood buffet-style console cabinet

Instructions

  1. Wipe down the unfinished wood console cabinet to remove dust. Remove decorative knobs and set aside.
  2. Pour a small amount of FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Maui Sand into a foam bowl.
  3. Using the FolkArt Home Decor Chalk Paintbrush, apply an even coat of Maui Sand to the entire console cabinet. Let dry 30 minutes.
  4. Using the Sanding Foam Block or medium grit sandpaper, lightly sand the edges of the console cabinet as well as areas that normally would be worn overtime to achieve a slightly distressed effect.
  5. Use a tack cloth to remove sanding dust.
  6. Working a section at a time, brush on a light application of FolkArt Home Decor Wax - Clear to the entire cabinet.
  7. Replace decorative knobs. Allow completed project to cure prior to using.

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.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.

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