Get out your brushes and rollers and start painting. Learn how to paint everything from furniture to cabinets to vases in these handy how-to videos, which show you how to complete a variety of paint projects using step-by-step instructions and plenty of savvy tips.
How to Distress Wood
Distress wood with this easy painting technique. Layers of color, plus a little sanding is all it takes to achieve this antiqued look.you apply it. Apply the wash with a foam brush or a paper towel . When it's still wet, wipe some areas with paper towels. This will help create the antique look. Let this coat dry for
Chalkboard Paint Labels
Make your own chalkboard labels. It's almost as easy as simply applying the chalkboard paint, but one trick will make it easier to write on your labels. Watch and learn the secret.the side of the chalk, not the tip. Wipe with a damp paper towel . Attach with twine.
Marbleize with Nail Polish
Put your half empty bottles of nail polish to work as art supplies. With a little water and swirls of nail polish, you can give a glass container a pretty marbleized finish in no time.
DIY Abstract Art
This abstract art technique is oh so easy, even if you don't fancy yourself an artists. It's about as simple as squeezing paint onto a canvas.
Stylish Striped Art
Make a graphic statement with striped art. Watch and see how to measure and tape off a design on a canvas and how to paint a striped masterpiece.[MUSIC] Create your own striped artwork with a few simple steps. Use graph paper . Draw out your canvas to scale. Plot out where you want to place your stripes. Use colored pencils to mark what color
Embellish a Pillow with Painted Stripes
Place cardboard in pillowcase. Measure out your stripes. Tape off the area you don't want painted. Protect your work surface. Use fabric spray paint to paint stripes. Let dry and remove tape.the area you don't want painted. Protect your work surface. Use fabric spray paint to paint stripes. Let dry and remove tape.
How to Dip-Dye Chair Legs
The dip-dyed look is everywhere. Here's how to get the look on chair legs. All you need is paint and a few basic tools.
How to Spray Paint a Lamp
With a can of spray paint, you can take a lamp from drab to fab. What's the trick to preventing overspray and drips? Watch and learn.Tape off the socket. Tape off the power cord. Spray lamp with spray paint . Do a few light coats to avoid drips.
Mercury Glass How-To
Create the look of mercury glass with mirror spray paint and a secret ingredient from your kitchen. Watch and learn how!Clean the glass. Spray with Krylon Looking Glass spray paint . Do five thin coats, letting paint dry between coats. Spray with a 1:1 ratio of vinegar and water. Blot with a clean
Paint a Decorative Bowl
Update a decorative bowl with trendy metallic stripes. Watch and learn the secrets to success.tape; this creates a tight seal. Wipe the bowl clean. Spray with spray paint . Do multiple light coats. Let dry & remove tape.