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Create a Restoration Hardware Finish with General Finishes Milk Paint & Glaze Effects | Anastasia Vintage

Create a Restoration Hardware Finish with General Finishes Milk Paint & Glaze Effects | Anastasia Vintage

DIY tutorial on general finishes gel stain. I went with antique walnut but toyed with using java gel stain. Check out the before and after photos on my blog!

General Finishes Gel Stain

DIY tutorial on general finishes gel stain. I went with antique walnut but toyed with using java gel stain. Check out the before and after photos on my blog!

Hey, I found this really awesome Etsy listing at https://www.etsy.com/listing/211222606/general-finishes-gel-stain-pint-or

General Finishes Gel Stain- Pint or - Furniture Oil Topcoat- Java Wood finish

Hey, I found this really awesome Etsy listing at https://www.etsy.com/listing/211222606/general-finishes-gel-stain-pint-or

Create a Restoration Hardware Finish with General Finishes Milk Paint & Glaze Effects | Anastasia Vintage

Create a Restoration Hardware Finish with General Finishes Milk Paint & Glaze Effects | Anastasia Vintage

I shared the makeover of a Mid Century Modern Credenza last week where I used General Finishes Gel Stain over the existing finish on the piece and wanted to share how I did that. I think one miscon…

How to Stain with Gel Stain Over an Existing Finish [without stripping

I shared the makeover of a Mid Century Modern Credenza last week where I used General Finishes Gel Stain over the existing finish on the piece and wanted to share how I did that. I think one miscon…

Our newest milk paint colors will be available very soon in stores across America, Canada and the UK, including Rockler and Woodcraft stores. Find a store near you at http://generalfinishes.com/where-buy.

General Finishes Milk Paint {What and How}

Our newest milk paint colors will be available very soon in stores across America, Canada and the UK, including Rockler and Woodcraft stores. Find a store near you at http://generalfinishes.com/where-buy.

Painting Kitchen Cabinets with General Finishes Milk Paint - Farm Fresh Vintage Finds

Painting Kitchen Cabinets with General Finishes Milk Paint - Farm Fresh Vintage Finds

Painted plank wall using general finishes milk paints - all of these different colors were created using four paint colors and one stain

DIY Painted Plank Wall

Painted plank wall using general finishes milk paints - all of these different colors were created using four paint colors and one stain

Weathered top. I used Annie Sloan's old white chalk paint, minwax stain in special walnut and general finishes Java gel stain. @jaimea4

Weathered top. I used Annie Sloan's old white chalk paint, minwax stain in special walnut and general finishes Java gel stain. @jaimea4

What top coat should I use?  It depends on your objectives; do you want a clear finish, fast dry time, interior or exterior use, a certain sheen, want to spray, etc. ?  For an interior clear finish or a Flat finish, use HIGH PERFORMANCE water based topcoat.

What Top Coat Should I Use?

What top coat should I use? It depends on your objectives; do you want a clear finish, fast dry time, interior or exterior use, a certain sheen, want to spray, etc. ? For an interior clear finish or a Flat finish, use HIGH PERFORMANCE water based topcoat.

General Finishes driftwood milk paint and finished in a white wax - Make it a Masterpiece

General Finishes driftwood milk paint and finished in a white wax - Make it a Masterpiece

The top of this dresser had some large colored marks on it so I decided to sand it down to bare wood and restain it. I used a mixture of Minwax Dark Walnut and Minwax Classic Gray. It’s one of my favorite mixes, perfect blend of brown and gray.  For the body of the dresser I used two coats of General Finishes Milk Paint in Driftwood. For the protective coat I used General Finishes High Performance Topcoat in Flat.

Charcoal Gray Dresser with a Sweet Little Note

The top of this dresser had some large colored marks on it so I decided to sand it down to bare wood and restain it. I used a mixture of Minwax Dark Walnut and Minwax Classic Gray. It’s one of my favorite mixes, perfect blend of brown and gray. For the body of the dresser I used two coats of General Finishes Milk Paint in Driftwood. For the protective coat I used General Finishes High Performance Topcoat in Flat.

Valspars "Mountain Smoke" mixed with Paint Minerals (Fine sanding between coats using a 220 sand block). Next I mixed 1/4 cup General Finishes High Performance Satin Top coat with 2 teaspoons of  GF Argentine Pearl effects and went over the entire piece using a 2 in. brush. Once dry, with a 2 in. brush I applied a light coat of GF Pitch Black Glaze using GF Enduro Extender to give myself a longer window of workable time. I did this step in sections and used a soft cloth to wipe of the…

Cinderella's Silver slipper Transformation

Valspars "Mountain Smoke" mixed with Paint Minerals (Fine sanding between coats using a 220 sand block). Next I mixed 1/4 cup General Finishes High Performance Satin Top coat with 2 teaspoons of GF Argentine Pearl effects and went over the entire piece using a 2 in. brush. Once dry, with a 2 in. brush I applied a light coat of GF Pitch Black Glaze using GF Enduro Extender to give myself a longer window of workable time. I did this step in sections and used a soft cloth to wipe of the…

From simple Oak Table and Chairs to a Decorative 'Rustic' Dining Set. This charming set was given new life with Snow White Milk Paint and Pitch Black Glaze Effects. A pretty combination of Black/Grey and White.

From simple Oak Table and Chairs to a Decorative 'Rustic' Dining Set. This charming set was given new life with Snow White Milk Paint and Pitch Black Glaze Effects. A pretty combination of Black/Grey and White.

Gel stain that has the most "finishing feel" of all our products. Woodworkers love the lustrous finish that shows up when rubbing out the 2nd and 3rd coats. Gel Stains are formulated with a combinatio

General Finishes Gel Stain

Gel stain that has the most "finishing feel" of all our products. Woodworkers love the lustrous finish that shows up when rubbing out the 2nd and 3rd coats. Gel Stains are formulated with a combinatio

Painting Kitchen Cabinets with General Finishes Milk Paint - Farm Fresh Vintage Finds

Painting Kitchen Cabinets with General Finishes Milk Paint - Farm Fresh Vintage Finds