Aug 28, 2011
Vintage Looking Sign
I started with a chunk of wood. There is the possibility that it once belonged to a pallet... it was just in a pile of scrap wood. The important thing was that it was already a good size, which meant I didn't have to cut it. And also as it was an experiment, I didn't want to ruin something nice!
I put a rough coat of turquoise on it, and then dry brushed some cream paint over top. It was still a little too vibrant for me, so I sanded it up, then wiped some dark stain over top, and then wiped it off.
Graphics Fairy blog. And then I followed this tutorial from a blog called Crafty, Scrappy Happy. And this is how it turned out: