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Makeover Project using Sweet Pickins Galvanised

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Makeover Project using Sweet Pickins Galvanised

Hi everyone! After a bit of a hiatus, I finally got round to doing some more painting! This particular project is an exciting one, as the finished product is going on display at the new Edge Eco Design Showroom, opening in July! This is a fantastic endeavour with the aim of showcasing "innovative eco, green, renewable materials and products that build and design a healthier and more sustainable environment to live in". We are so proud to be among them, with both our Old Fashioned Milk Paint and AFM Naturals brands! I found this wonderful chest of drawers which I thought was perfect for the project,...

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Milk Paint Basics

Posted by Carolyn Moore on

Milk Paint Basics

This week I thought I would outline some "milk paint basics", including preparation, mixing and applying. Sometimes people are a little put off by the idea of having to mix powder and water and worry that they will get the quantities wrong. But honestly it is so simple and forgiving, and mixing the paint takes no time at all, so I hope to show there is really nothing to fear. And the finish you get from milk paint is truly like no other paint, so it really is worth a tiny bit of mxing! Probably the easiest way to demonstrate...

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