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Milk Painted Dining Table in Homestead House Confederate Grey

I purchased yet another outdated orange stained pedestal dining table that needed TLC.

When you work alone and need an assistant you have to think outside the box ;0) The leg is longer then an arm right?

For this table I went with Homestead House Milk Paint in Confederate grey. I used it on this jumbo chalkboard too.

After a good scrub, power sand to smooth the surface and a wipe down it was time to paint.

Two coats of the dark grey milk paint applied with my angled sash Zibra brush, which cut easily into the corners gave the table a gorgeous new look.

But I did not stop here, a light sanding to take down the milk paint to a smooth buttery soft surface

then apply Fusion Mineral Paint discontinued antiquing tough coat. It is just like their clear tough coat but as you can see, tinted with brown. This added warmth to the cool grey tone of the milk paint as well as providing a layer of sealed durability.

To add even more interest and dimension, Fusion Mineral Paint's clear glaze mix…

Fusion Mineral paint Giveaway!!


My last paint package giveaway is sponsored by Fusion Mineral Paint. As a blog rep for this amazing paint company, I have had the chance to use many of their colors and products and have to say they have become one of my very favorite lines. Fusion has graciously offered YOUR choice of paint colors in 3 testers and 1 pint as well as a small paint brush to get you started. To enter this great giveaway, scroll thru the great colors and pieces I have finished to the rafflecopter draw at the bottom of this page.

file cabinet in casement








sweet vintage dresser in little teapot


mid century dresser in casement  and then another to match





MCM dresser in cranberry



MCM stereo cabinet in midnight blue





oak dresser in champlain and accent chair in inglenook


Now up for grabs is a Fusion paint package,
The winner will receive 1 pint and 3 tester size pots of Fusion Mineral paint in your choice of color along with a small brush delivered to their door anywhere in Canada or the USA!!

To ENTER, just follow the options on the Rafflecopter form BELOW. Each tab counts as one entry so there are up to 5 chances to increase your odds. (one is simply leaving a comment below) I will also include a private paint lesson for the lucky winner if local!

Contest runs Dec 2-17 @ midnight, 2016, Good luck!




Thank you once again to Fusion Mineral Paint for sponsoring this giveaway

*Disclosure
As a Fusion brand blogger, I have received product in exchange for this post, but ALL the opinions are entirely MY own.  This post contains sponsored links for Fusion Mineral Paint