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Tuesday, July 10, 2012

A BIG Client Project

Before we left for vacation I completed a BIG project.  An interior decorator wanted a breakfront painted in Annie Sloan Chalk Paint, Old White.  After emailing photos and details, I picked up the piece and got started.

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This nice classic piece was the client’s mothers hutch and had sentimental value.  Unfortunately, it was too dark for the space.

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I got started in sections.  This piece required 2 coats and distressing.

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I painted the wire and the hardware.

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All the distressing was achieved with various grits of sand paper.  The client did not want the dark wax.

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This was the largest piece I have worked on.  It also was a significant transformation.  I am so thrilled that the client can use this piece that her mom cherished, but make it her style.

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint goes a long way.  I used an entire quart on this piece! 

I hope you love the transformation as much as the client does!

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Polly said...

it's gorgeous! i'm so glad she didn't choose the dark's perfect without it!!

Sharon @ Elizabeth & Co. said...

It's big and beautiful Shannon! I especially love those doors!

Jamie said...

Wow - it looks amazing.

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