On Father's Day, I dragged my poor Dad to the flea market. He was such a good sport about it. While shopping, we came across these amazing old door panels:
Perfect for Milk Paint!
I started with Grain Sack which is a very white gray color. I painted one solid coat around the edges and on the raised panel.
There was no chipping so I decided to add my own. I used the Hemp Oil to help force chipping before my next coat of paint. I chose to use Mustard Seed as my second color. It is a lovely color.
The Hemp Oil made certain parts chippy and helped the Mustard Seed paint go on lighter in other areas. This was exactly what I wanted.
Then I took my sander with 220 grit sand paper and gave the edges a good sand. To seal the piece, I used Hemp Oil and MMS Antiquing Wax.
Here is the finished product:
I just love how these turned out. It is a toss up weather I will keep them or take them to Carter's Cottage.
Here are a few of my other MMS Milk Paint Projects:
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