Diane Llewellyn Grover’s Blue And White Painted Chest

Diane Llewellyn Grover finished this in Old Ochre/Old Violet Annie Sloan chalk paint. She says she is having a lot of success using a thinner consistency, in layers, as it gives more of the illusion of hand painted watercolor.

The knobs she decoupaged with tissue paper, to blend with the Old Violet. The […]

Sideboards Painted In Annie Sloan Coco And Chateau Gray

Re-Published Post From The Elegant House Blog

I adore sideboards. They are so beautiful and useful. I stalk Craigslist for them, and pick them up whenever I see a decent price. Here’s a sampling of a few sideboards I’ve done…

I found this one at Mill 77 in Amesbury, MA (where I […]

All About Annie Sloan Painted Furniture


Annie Sloan is a painter located out of Oxford, England, who has over 40 years of experience in the industry. In addition to authoring over 20 books, including The Complete Book of Decorative Paint Techniques, Sloan developed a decorative paint called Chalk Paint. Chalk Paint is specifically designed […]