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All faux finish painting techniques on this page are essentially the same, with color variations only. When you try one, you'll be able to do them all just by changing the colors for each finish. *Colors may vary slightly due to differences in computer monitors.

 

GREYSTONE
  1. Basecoat in SNOW - Titanium White, allow to dry.

  2. Dilute GRAY approximately 50/50 (adjust to your liking) with antiquing medium, brush on, wait a few seconds and wipe off with a lint free cloth, allow to dry.

  3. Seal with Americana Matte Spray Sealer

Supplies needed for Greystone


Quantity Snow- Titanium White - $1.29
Quantity Neutral Gray - $1.29
Quantity Americana Staining Antiquing Medium - $1.79
Quantity Americana Matte Sealer - $7.99


VERDI GRIS
  1. Basecoat in BLACK, allow to dry.

  2. Dilute TURQUOISE approximately 50/50 (adjust to your liking) with antiquing medium, brush on, wait a few seconds and wipe off with a lint free cloth, allow to dry.

  3. With finger, lightly apply COPPER metallic rub-on from Mini-Rub Kit #1 to highlight

  4. Seal with Americana Matte Spray Sealer

Supplies needed for Verdi Gris:

Quantity Black - $1.29
Quantity Turquoise - $1.29
Quantity Americana Staining Antiquing Medium - $1.79
Quantity Mini Rub Kit #1 - $3.79
Quantity Americana Matte Sealer - $7.99


IRON
  1. Basecoat in GRAY, allow to dry.

  2. Dilute BLACK approximately 50/50 (adjust to your liking) with antiquing medium, brush on, wait a few seconds and wipe off with a lint free cloth, allow to dry.

  3. With finger, lightly apply SILVER metallic rub-on from Mini-Rub Kit #2 to highlight

  4. Seal with Americana Matte Spray Sealer

Supplies needed for Iron:
 

Quantity Neutral Gray - $1.29
Quantity Americana Staining Antiquing Medium - $1.79
Quantity Black - $1.29 -
Quantity Mini Rub Kit #2 - $3.79
Quantity Americana Matte Sealer - $7.99


AGED WHITE
  1. Basecoat in BUTTERMILK, allow to dry.

  2. Dilute SABLE BROWN approximately 50/50 (adjust to your liking) with antiquing medium, brush on, wait a few seconds and wipe off with a lint free cloth, allow to dry.

  3. Seal with Americana Matte Spray Sealer

Supplies needed for Aged White:
  Quantity Buttermilk - $1.29 -
Quantity Sable Brown - $1.29 -
Quantity Americana Staining Antiquing Medium - $1.79
Quantity Americana Matte Sealer - $7.99

RUSTIC
  1. Basecoat in MEDIUM FLESH, allow to dry.

  2. Dilute BURNT SIENNA approximately 50/50 (adjust to your liking) with antiquing medium, brush on, wait a few seconds and wipe off with a lint free cloth, allow to dry.

  3. With finger, lightly apply COPPER metallic rub-on from Mini-Rub Kit #1 to highlight.

  4. Seal with Americana Matte Spray Sealer Supplies needed for Copper:
Supplies needed for Rustic:
  Quantity Medium Flesh - $1.29 -
Quantity Burnt Sienna - $1.29 -
Quantity Americana Staining Antiquing Medium - $1.79
Quantity Mini Rub Kit #1 - $3.79
Quantity Americana Matte Sealer - $7.99