Annie Sloan painting skills

I posted over a year ago about a bookcase that I bought at auction and painted for my son’s bedroom. I loved doing it and turning a well loved piece of furniture into something new. It’s looks fantastic in his room and so much nicer than a standard piece of Ikea furniture (which is what the rest of my house is!)

It was hard work though. I spent a whole day sanding, then had to prime it before 2 layers of paint.

Then I discovered Annie Sloan chalk paints.

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