How do I paint furniture to look primitive?

Answer Primitive PiecesChoose furniture pieces that have straight lines and only a small amount of decorative elements, if any. Avoid using embellished furniture pieces; even with paint these will not sui... Read More »

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Early American Antique Primitive Furniture?

Throughout America’s history, craftsmen have honed their skills to build exquisite pieces of furniture. Other people built makeshift pieces of furniture to make do until they could afford the rea... Read More »

How to Paint Primitive Decor?

Primitive décor is often characterized by time-worn painted surfaces. There are several methods of achieving this look with paint. Some methods are more difficult than others, but all will result ... Read More »

Primitive Paint & Stain Techniques?

Primitive decor has an aged, worn appearance that embraces imperfections and is most often present in country-rustic decorating. Nicks, scratches and chips are desired characteristics. Create primi... Read More »

How to Paint Wood Furniture with Oil-Based Paint?

Oil-based paint contains binders that include chemical agents and natural oils. It is a versatile alternative to latex paint because it can be applied to furniture in environments that are less tha... Read More »