Video Tutorial by White Cottage Boutique on how to glaze painted furniture. Apply glaze like a pro! Discover thousands of images about Glazing Furniture on Pinterest, a visual bookmarking tool that helps you discover and save creative ideas. Discover thousands of images about Glazing Painted Furniture on Pinterest, a visual bookmarking tool that helps you discover and save creative ideas.
The amount of glazing medium you add to the paint can affect the color of the glaze. When you’re using lighter paint colors, a 4-to-1 mixture will not affect the value of the color. UPDATE: I have had a LOT of questions about glazing furniture, so I have added a GLAZING FAQ post to help with those questions! 1/4/2012 To make it easier to glaze, I have put all of my glazing videos below to demonstrate the glazing techniques! If you prefer glazing instructions in print, scroll down past the videos. I painted a dresser turquoise and wanted to do the same glaze you did with the chair. Using black paint, a glazing medium and a few drops of water, you can create a dark, antiqued effect in the cracks and corners of your piece.
Transform an ordinary piece of furniture into a stunning antique with a little bit of paint and glaze. Glazing works best on semi-gloss or low-luster acrylic or latex paint surfaces. With my kitchen cabinets being large, flat surfaces, I chose to roll the glaze on with a foam roller, but if you are working on chairs or smaller piece of furniture with lots of detail, it would be best to use a brush/rag for application in order to get into all of the nooks and crannies. Glazing is a painting technique that can create an antique look to an otherwise bland piece of furniture. Since the process involves brushing a glaze on and then wiping it away with a rag, even the.
Glaze Gives Furniture A Rich Look
Paint Technique: Antiquing Furniture
I chose black paint but you could use whatever color you like (I’ll have more options for you in future posts). For the first few pieces of painted furniture I did, I had no idea what a topcoat was or that I was supposed to use one to seal and protect furniture. When you are starting out antiquing with dark wax or even glaze, it is good to start on an ornate piece such as these as the carvings and grooves will naturally collect the dark wax and make the job easier for you. How to spray paint and glazed furniture – a DIY tutorial. You can use any color one the furniture and any color for the glaze (black and brown are most common).