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June 14, 2011

Make your own 'shabby chic' crackle finish for antiquing picture frames and furniture

This is a really fast, easy project that allows you to be both sloppy and clever.  And making paint crack is way more fun than watching paint dry.  It's a great technique to use on old stuff or new stuff, bare wood or finished wood, even painted surfaces. 

 

Comments

Michael

There is another trick. Prime your project, and while wet, place American dollars in the paint and then apply the top coat. The inflation alone will give you that 70s look in no time.

Justin House

Really a great technique, thanks for sharing I found it suits my personality very good!

Connetta

Enjoyed video, How much do you charge to do a dinette set?

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