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Small Side Table

Love to shop at thrift stores? Get a simple side table and paint with Waverly Inspirations to add durability and life to your piece. Take your upcycled creations to the next level with this unique chalk finish. Easily add a weathered look with sandpaper!

At a Glance:

Project #15887 Skill Level: Intermediate

This project features these great brands:

supplies

Plaid Supplies

Waverly ® Inspirations Chalk Acrylic Paint - Elephant, 8 oz. - 60711E

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Waverly ® Inspirations Chalk Acrylic Paint - Ink, 8 oz. - 60689E

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Waverly ® Inspirations Wax - Clear, 8 oz. - 60678E

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Waverly ® Brushes - Basic Set, 4 pc. - 36423

Number Needed: 1 $12.99
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Other Supplies

  • Furniture
  • Medium Grit Sandpaper

instructions

  1. Basecoat entire piece of furniture with Black and let dry.
  2. Apply second coat with Elephant and let dry.
  3. Sand edges as shown to reveal Black color and create distressed finish.
  4. Dust with soft dry cloth.
  5. Following basic instructions on Clear Wax, apply wax to seal project. 

resources

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Related Resources

Waverly Inspirations Chalk FAQs

Waverly Inspirations Chalk FAQs

Get answers to the most frequently asked questions on how to use Waverly Inspirations Chalk!

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Free Crafting eBook - Waverly Inspirations

Free Crafting eBook - Waverly Inspirations

Download our free eBook to learn about the Waverly Inspirations home decor stencil and paint system

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Related FAQs

Yes, you can create custom colors by mixing any number of the Waverly Inspirations Chalk paints together.
Start with the lightest color, adding in darker shades until desired color is achieved.
The benefit of painting with Waverly Inspirations Chalk is that no prep work such as sanding, stripping or priming is needed.
When painting on previously used furniture, simply clean the surface using a glass cleaner to remove dirt or dust particles. When painting on glass surfaces, make sure to clean surface using rubbing alcohol.
Stir well to incorporate the paint. Use straight from the bottle or pour a small amount onto a palette.
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