How to Paint a Farmhouse Table

Does your farmhouse style table need a makeover?

I updated this table and chair set with Dixie Belle Paint products!

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After cleaning the set, I added colored wax for a stained wood look. With a paintbrush, I applied the black wax over the wood farm table and chair tops.

After the application, I wiped the remaining wax away with a soft cloth to create a dark wood tone. Allow the wax to fully dry (24 hours) before applying the second color.

The look I was going for on this table top was a bit of a weather gray look. Using the black wax and the white wax, I mixed the two together in a plastic bowl to create a beautiful gray wax.

To seal the tops of the farm table and chairs, I allowed the wax to fully cure before applying Gator Hide for a water repellent finish. The one thing you must remember is that you need to allow the wax to fully cure before applying the top coat.

One coat of the Driftwood covered the base of the chairs and farm table like a champ! One coat coverage is unheard of and most of my projects require two. I’m super happy about this! Especially because I strongly dislike painting chairs.

This was a huge project but the results were so worth the effort. To read more about this farmhouse set, click here!

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Mirror Transformation!! With Debbie @ Tona Transformations
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Let us know your favorite Dixie Belle Paint Color mix!

Who is going to attempt a mirror for their next project?!

Oval Medium is the brush size that Debbie is using in order to reach all areas on the mirror!

Debbie is using Hurricane Gray tonight!

Find a Retailer near you! :) We love seeing everyone dixiebellepaint.com/find-a-dixie-belle-paint-retailer/

We're here for you Debbie! Great work <3

#painlesspainting with Debbie! <3

We're here to help! :)

WE see you! :)

Thank you Debbie! You've inspired us to create more mirrors! We love the techniques you demonstrated tonight!

I'm gonna age myself here, but I LOVE drybrushing, been doing it since the years of ceramics! Always thought it would be great for furniture, decorative items, etc.

Thank you so much for showing us how you do mirrors!

I love it 😊

Have a blessed weekend

I bought one 2 weeks ago at a yard sale. It is beautiful. I can't wait to paint if after I finish what I'm working on now. Maybe I will get some good ideas now on what to do

Will definitely start following you!

I bet some in the navy would look good added to all the high points after you are done with that blue!! Such a beautiful color you made!!

Those scrolling leaves are called acanthus leaves. They are so classic and are gorgeous with your dry brushing! ❤️

Those details are absolutely stunning !!!!!!!!

I just mixed Manatee Gray with Dixie Belle Blue on my buffet this week. Love making new colors <3

Definitely works great on carvings! Love

Hi, first time watching. From Florida.

I love how the dry brushing is highlighting the scroll work.

I have a lot of mirrors like this!! This is my favorite style!

I continue to learn and appreciate all the knowledge. Thank you

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We love a comparison demonstration! Thank you for showing us Amy!

Thank you Amy! We can't wait to see this piece finished! <3

Amy will be focusing on a white wash this evening! :) Tell us where you're from!

#painlesspainting with Amy! Looks great so far!

Amy will be mixing Hurricane Gray and Manatee!

Great tips on brushes Amy! :)

Hi Amy! We see you! :)

You can find your Local Retailer in this link: dixiebellepaint.com/find-a-dixie-belle-paint-retailer/

Thanks from New Hampshire!

Thank you Amy and Joey

Love this color!

Love this look. Thank you

Thank you AJ for all your knowledge that you share with us!! Greatly appreciated!!

Very pretty and elegant

Good info! I didn’t know that!

Thank you both!

Love this one too!!!

They are really lovely

Thank you

Love that💛

So there is a white wash glaze

great teacher !

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