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Patina Shutters Shelf Unit

Perfect for a forgotten corner of your living room, this shelf unit is perfect for holding plants, photos, or other decor!

At a Glance:

#5827 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt  Logo
  • Home Decor Chalk Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Grotto, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Java, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Metallic Copper, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Brushes - Chalk Paintbrush

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $15.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Tools - Sanding Foam Block

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $3.99
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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Tools - Sponge

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $4.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

Hinged shutters, Three quarter circle shelves, Hand drill, Screwdriver, Screws, Flat brush ½”, Pencil, Ruler, Water basin, Foam plates, Paper towels

Instructions

  1. Basecoat shutters Grotto.
  2. Apply Metallic Copper randomly with sponge. Concentrate paint in certain areas more than others. Let dry.
  3. Apply Java over Metallic Copper areas as shown to create patina effect.
  4. Paint wood shelves Metallic Copper. Let dry and lightly sand for weathered look.
  5. Position shelves on shutters and mark with pencil.
  6. Drill holes the size of screw in shutters. Place shelves in position and attach with screws.

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.