Take any plain frame and transform it into something special with these instructions and some paint.

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MIKE KRAUTTER
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What you need

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How to do it

Part 1

Step 1

Clean the frame by wiping it down with glass cleaner to remove any dirt, dust, or oil.

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Step 2

Using the Vintage Decor brush, paint the frame with a base color of your choice. Wait for it to completely dry before painting a second coat of the base color if necessary.

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Step 3

Paint your next color directly over your previous color. Let dry completely (about 2 hours).

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Step 4

Using sandpaper, begin distressing your frame by sanding in areas where you want to create a "worn" effect.

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Step 5

Wipe off any excess sanding dust.

Step 6

Taking the paintbrush or a clean cotton cloth, apply a layer of Vintage Decor Clear Wax. Let dry completely.

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Step 7

Next, using the paintbrush or a clean cotton cloth, apply a light layer of Vintage Decor Dark Wax. Let dry completely. Your project will cure on its own and be ready for use in 7 days!

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