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Classic Cabinet Finish

Artistic Touch Tile Versiplast Blue Pearl Pearl Paste Modern Masters Metallic Paint Statuary Bronze faux finishing decorative painting faux finishing school

Recipe:

Step one:  Prime surface using Bella Primo Primer.

Step two:  Spray two coats of Bella Gesso White sanding in-between.

Step three:  Spray one coat of Bondago Canvas White by Perfetto.

Step four:  Apply Glacis glaze tinted with Blue Pearl Terra Brown, flick
with spirits and badger.

Step five:  Spray two coat of Modern Masters Master Clear Satin Top Coat.
 
The two coats of Bella Gesso White was used because we were going over oak
and wanted to minimize the grain.

Products used to complete this finish:

  • Bella Primo Primer
  • Bella Gesso White
  • Bondago Canvas White by Perfetto
  • Glacis glaze
  • Blue Pearl Terra Brown
  • Modern Masters Master Clear Satin


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