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Homemade Chalk Paint Distressed Furniture Craft Project

Homemade Chalk Paint Distressed Furniture Craft Project is simple to make, inexpensive ingredients and has a beautiful aged finish.

Homemade Chalk Paint Distressed Furniture Craft Project

The distressed look on wood is a very popular look these days when it comes to refinishing old wood furniture. DIYers love to take old pieces of furniture they pick up on the curb, found in yard sales or even at the local landfill.

This article and DIY project is designed to introduce the reader to a simple method for making chalk paint for distressing wood.

* Best Chalk Furniture Paint Recipe



1 cup of latex paint in the color of your choice

4 tablespoons of Calcium Carbonate

1 tablespoon of Talc Powder

Water (as much as you deem necessary to thin the chalk paint to your desired thickness)

Directions: you will have to click the website link below for the directions of how to make


If you want to buy some Chalk Paint instead of making it yourself:

Renaissance Chalk Finish Furniture Paint, 32 oz (Quart)

Chalk Finish Paint – Furniture & Cabinet Paint

FolkArt Home Decor Chalk Finish Paint Set (8 Ounce), PROMO877 (12-Pack)


This Do It Yourself project was created to share this simple method for making chalk paint.

The project includes a complete listing of all of the necessary things that are needed to be had on hand.

It also includes a complete, easy to read and follow step by step instructional guide that covers everything from start to finish.

All of the information is presented in a way that makes it really easy to read.


Click here to read about how to make a batch of Homemade Chalk Paint Distressed Furniture Craft Project:


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Hi, I'm Christina B, your go-to source for all things related to sustainable living and homesteading. Unlike your typical environmentalist, I bring a unique blend of scientific rigor and artistic creativity to the table. My mission is to challenge conventional wisdom and offer fresh, innovative perspectives on how to live a greener, more self-sufficient life.

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