Beth tells me all the time how easy it is to paint fabric using annie sloan chalk paint. She has written over 20 books on the subject and developed her own range of decorative paint called chalk paint in 1990.
Then he took a mixture of about 50 annie sloan chalk paint in paris grey and 50 water and painted it on the chair.
Annie sloan chalk paint for fabric. The fabrics can be combined or used on their own and will beautifully match both chalk paint and wall paint. Add a little water to your chosen paint colour. Have you ever wanted to get your tile grout white reply.
Painting fabric with annie sloan chalk paint part 1 by rowe spurling paint company june 14 2020 painting fabric with annie sloan chalk paint. Create your dye by adding 1 tablespoon of chalk paint to roughly 1 litre of tepid water in a bucket or large bowl. Dip dyeing fabric with chalk paint.
You can do this in a bowl or paint tray if you like. When i was first introduced to annie sloan chalk paint a few years ago i was told it was a miracle in a can. Annie sloan has designed each of her fabrics to complement the colours in her world renowned paint palette.
Her collection comprises prints tickings and linen union fabrics each available in a range of colourways. And that could be used for a number of different paint techniques. You want to dilute the paint until its quite transparent.
Dip dyeing with chalk paint is a great way to completely change the colour of fabric whether small or large. First coat of paint after a first coat of 50 annie sloan chalk paint paris grey and 50 water. Needless to say i was skeptical.
Chalk paint now a global phenomenon annie sloan first developed the chalk paint range in 1990 to answer the need she had for a versatile paint that would work beautifully on furniture without priming or sanding. That would be easy to use and quick to dry. Stir thoroughly to ensure the paint is completely dispersed.
Top 10 posts of 2014 farm fresh vintage finds says. Brooks got a spray bottle full of water and misted the chairs really well wetting the fabric. Annie sloan demonstrates just how easy it is to create a dye wash to paint fabric using chalk paint.
Her chair makeover is a must see. At painting fabric with chalk paint. Annie sloan is perhaps the world s most respected expert in decorative paint colours and techniques.