How To Beautify Your Furniture Using A Paint Color Wash by Thirty Eighth Street 5.How To Stop Bleed Through Without Using Primer by Just The Woods 6.The important part of this step is to make sure that the color wash is rubbed in and that there aren't any drips.
Below you can see what it looks like after it has dried.
I was really surprised to see so much pigment even with paint diluted at 50%.
Our goal was to replicate the look of an old rustic Spanish styled cabinet and we'd like to know what you think. If you love it, keep reading because we're about to show you how we did it! I snatched up this old 70's pecan cabinet on Craigslist for $35.
It was love at first site with those intricate swirly details.
If you find that the first coat of your color wash is too light, add a second color wash to darken the color.