You may have noticed that Ari (Montclair) and Louis (New York City) were on their own for almost a week while Travis & I were attending the Annual Conference for Unfolded in New Orleans. **For those that don’t know, Unfolded is the USA Distributor of Annie Sloan products. Did you know our Chalk Paint® is made in America? Cool, right? Even though Annie Sloan invented this amazing product over 25 years ago, her recipe is created at an American factory for her North American Sto
Many of you have heard you can paint fabric with Chalk Paint® (yes, you can!) – and we have done several projects ourselves you are welcome to come see (and feel) for yourself in the shop. One of our all-time faves is the HUGE vinyl Mid-Century Modern sofa in our Montclair Makers’ Space: When painting with Chalk Paint®, I prefer to dilute the paint and do several thin coats with ample dry time between. Annie (Sloan, of course) likes to mist her fabric and paint full-strength.
I’ve been wanting to show how to use Dark Wax as a “glaze” for awhile and recently we had the perfect project to demonstrate it. Here are some quick snapshots (before, during, after) of a chair leg and below is the video tutorial I created to show how easy it is! Let me know if you have any questions or come to either location (Montclair or the East Village) to see it first hand! #anniesloan #arles #chalkpaint #darkwax #DIY #eastvillage #glaze #gold #howto #montclair #nj #nyc