Heikki Haapakoski

Heikki Haapakoski

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Don't waste $ on expensive 'crackle finish' paints, good ole white school glue works!  Instructions:   1.Paint wood surface with base coat paint and allow to dry thoroughly.   2. Brush  white glue on top of base coat. (A thicker coat results in larger cracks - apply a thinner coat for fine cracks.)   3. While glue is tacky, brush on top coat.   4. Dry completely.

DIY::Crackle finish with Dollar Star Glue Tutorial ! ( crackle medium is nothing but diluted (elmer's) white glue! Dollar store white glue will work the same way.

Dry brush painting

I’ve been wanting to experiment with dry brushing paint as more of an accent to a stained furniture piece, than fully painting or whitewashing the whole piece. Dry brushing is a great way to accomplish this. I was inspired by a dry brushed furniture piece

Inexpensive Faux Copper and Patina Metal

Do you love the look of copper, but the price makes your head whip the other way? Have no fear my dear! You can create inexpensive faux copper and patina for a fraction of the cost. I was introduced t

nice cabinet finish for my knotty pine cabinets. dry brush (wipe) turquoise paint on to cabinets. sand off to show more wood, finish with satin stain. use all water soluble finishes, acrylic based, polyurethane acrylic based too.

nice cabinet finish for knotty pine cabinets. dry brush (wipe) turquoise paint onto cabinets. sand off to show more wood, finish with satin stain. use all water soluble finishes, acrylic based, polyurethane acrylic based too.

Coffee Table make over! Cedar fence post- $1.28 Home Depot, stain and done! Love this look. Pin It

Restoring coffee table into a completely new look - removing the top of the coffee table, painting the base,& adding natural wood. for-the-home, make from mom and dad's old furniture set they are giving us :)