The metallic lined lampshades add interest during the day and casts a warm, inviting glow at night.
Of course, you can always paint the lamp itself for a dazzling result.
First, remove the canvas from the frame (if there is one) and rest it on two scraps of wood on a table top.
I always recommend painting at table height as it saves your back and gives you a better view of your project.
This technique works great for picture and art frames, too.
Jessica shares that one of her favorite things about our metallic paint is that “it comes in so many colors and all can be combined to create your own shades”.
Angie from Postcards from the Ridge went another route, preferring to accent and update her hardware with a fresh coat of shimmery English Brown metallic paint as seen below.
You will never be charged additional fees for purchasing items through these links. Today I am showing you how I transformed these two ugly frames!I find Paris Grey usually covers in one coat but because of the dabbing it took two. Dry brushing is when you lightly brush over the piece with very little paint on your brush.You dip your brush then vigorously brushed off most the paint on a piece of scrap.Jane Sanders Drew of the Creative Finishes Studio used Pharaoh’s Gold Metallic Paint to stencil in a design on a tri-fold floor screen. We like how she outlined the pattern in black to pop both the pattern and the gold.Stylist extraordinaire Kara Paslay is a BIG fan of Modern Masters metallic paint and uses all kinds of different shades for her fun, innovative projects.Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Pinterest for more inspiring projects!And oh, if you happen to have a project with any Modern Masters products, be sure to enter our Fresh Ideas in Bloom Photo Contest before April 28th!Crackle glaze also looks great on these picture frames. I’m from North Wales but based in East Yorkshire now.I hope this tutorial is useful, feel free to ask questions if you have any!Here she brings a touch of drama to an otherwise boring white bookshelf with pops of Olympic Gold Metallic Paint on the back.Are you looking around your home and seeing decor accents that could use a little metallic paint love?