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Chalk Paint Trial, Instructions

I have always wanted to try chalk paint. I have heard alot about it online and on different social media sites. I struck up a friendship on facebook with Donna at Shabby Daze. http://www.facebook.com/shabbydazenj . She is a furniture painter and a distributor for Cece Caldwell Chalk Paint. She also is located in New Jersey. She took the time to come to my warehouse with some chalk paint and gave me instructions on how to use it. She has alot of helpful hints. Below are pictures of my trial. Since I am a novice at this, if you have any questions, please contact Donna on her facebook page. She also sells Cece Caldwell Chalk Paint.
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Chalk Paint Trial Instructions
Here is the paint I used Cece Caldwell Chalk Paint, Alaskan Tundra Green.

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Chalk Paint Trial Instructions
Here is the paint I used Cece Caldwell Chalk Paint

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Chalk Paint Trial Instructions
This is the table I chose. No sanding or priming needed.

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Chalk Paint Trial Instructions
First coat. Used a foam brush. Paint is still wet. Dries much more opaque.
Chalk Paint instructions.
Here it is after two coats. I waited a day between coats. Instructions say wait 2 to 4 hours.

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Chalk Paint instructions.
I then used vintage white and thinned with a tiny bit of water to dry brush.

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Chalk Paint instructions.
*I then used a wet rage to remove paint (distress) on the edges. No sandpaper needed for distressing

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Chalk Paint instructions.
Here is the finished product. I did not wax it yet. I have the wax and will put up a picture.