Pop Of Color Paints Blog

How to do Faux Fabric Technique with Pop of Color Paints

We have another great furniture refinishing paint technique to share with you today! Nicole of NC Art and Restoration is showing us how to do a faux fabric technique using our chalk paints! The results are so fabulous and we can’t wait for you to see.  There are a lot of fun ways to upcycle …

Using Paint Pouring Techniques on Canvas

Hi Pop Stars! Today Rick Cheadle of Cheadle Designs is back to show us another fabulous painting technique. We are learning all about using paint pouring techniques on canvas. This method is a whole lot of fun and the results are gorgeous! We know that many of you are like us and love learning about …

Furniture Painting for Beginners: What you Need to Know Before you Paint

Painting furniture for the first time doesn’t have to be a scary thing! In fact, furniture painting for beginners can be a whole lot of fun. As long as you are armed with the information you need to make your painting project a success! Laying that first bit of paint on a piece of furniture …

Why use a Chalk Paint Brush

With all the paint brushes available on the market, one of the questions we get asked is, “Does it really matter what paint brush I use when using chalk paint?” So today we are explaining why using a chalk paint brush is important for getting the best results with chalk paint. Our chalk based furniture …

Learning How To Paint a Flower Bouquet with Chalk Paint

Shay Livenspargar is back with another fabulous painting tutorial! Today we are learning how to paint a flower bouquet with chalk paint and the results are beautiful! You can use this technique on literally any surface. And you probably will!  Shay uses some of her favorite Pop of Color Shock Paints to paint flowers on …

How to do the Water Wash Paint Technique on a Wall

Ok, we have a big and beautiful project for you today, Pop Stars! Sarah Sjodin of Sweet Soul Salvage & Boutique is showing us how to do the water wash paint technique on a wall. Watching Sarah work her magic is mesmerizing. And envisioning this technique in our own art is very exciting!  We all …

Transforming a Garage Sale Canvas with Ombre Painting Technique

We are really excited about this tutorial! Rick Cheadle of Cheadle Designs is transforming a garage sale canvas with ombre painting technique and is showing us how it’s done. It’s always a good time when Rick shows us how to make over items he finds at garage sales or second hand stores. He has taught …

Hand Painted Tumbler with Shock Paint

We have a really cute painted tumbler tutorial for you today! Shaela of Howat Wonders is showing us how to make a hand painted tumbler with Shock Paint. She teaches us how to paint a bubble gum tumbler using Pop of Color Paints! It’s a really cute tumbler that is also easy to do. There …

How to Paint a Birch Wood Shiplap Tumbler

We are really excited to bring you another fabulous painting tutorial today! Kristin of Martins Chaotic Creations is showing us how to paint a birch wood shiplap tumbler. You are not going to believe how beautifully realistic this tumbler looks!  We are always looking for new painting techniques and really enjoy learning new things. So …

How to Dry Brush Paint with Furniture Refinishing Paint

Dry brush painting is easy to do and the results are beautiful! Learn all about how to dry brush paint with furniture refinishing paint. Give your furniture an aged rustic look in a few simple steps. It’s no secret that we love refinishing furniture with our chalk paints. We also love learning new furniture painting …

Furniture Refinishing Paint: What Supplies Do You Really Need?

If you are excited to get into furniture refinishing but aren’t sure what you actually need to get started, we have you covered! We have the list of all the supplies you really need to use furniture refinishing paint. When it comes to refinishing furniture it can be hard to decide what tools you must …

How to Apply Wax to Chalk Paint

You’ve found a fabulous furniture piece. You’ve painted it with your favorite Pop of Color Shock Paints. Now how do you protect your work and get the perfect finish? Grab your Finish It Wax top coat and let’s get busy! We are explaining all about how to apply wax to chalk paint. Refurbishing and restoring …

How to Get a Perfect Finish with Furniture Refinishing Paint

No matter what type of surface you are excited to get working on, getting the perfect finish is an absolute must. We are sharing everything you need to know to get the perfect finish (every time!) with furniture refinishing paint. Whether you are new to painting or you’ve been working with it for years, you’ve …

Farmhouse Style Table Makeover

Hello, Pop Stars! We have another great furniture painting tutorial for you. Rick Cheadle of Cheadle Designs is back to show us how to do a farmhouse style table makeover. It is a simple makeover but the results are beautiful! In the video below you will see Rick to his farmhouse style table makeover. He …

DIY Fall Craft Idea: Painting a Gratitude Village

We are back with Shay Livenspargar and another fabulous fall craft tutorial for you. This time Shay is sharing a DIY fall craft idea,  painting a gratitude village! This project is super simple and makes for beautiful and meaningful Thanksgiving decorations.  Fall is in full swing now. We have had a lot of fun with …

Garage Sale Table Makeover Tutorial

Hello paint lovers! We have a really big treat for you today. Rick Cheadle of Cheadle Designs is giving us a garage sale table makeover tutorial. He is using Pop of Color Paints and his own line of amazing paints (Rick’s Mix) to give new life to a garage sale find. Wait until you see …

How to Extend the Life of your Paintbrushes with Proper Care

So you have your Pop of Color Paints and you have your fabulous brushes. You are ready to create amazing things but are wondering how to properly take care of your equipment. We want you to get the most out of your brushes so today we are explaining how to extend the life of your …

How to Make Fall Acorn Decorations

It is almost time to switch gears and start crafting for the holiday season. But we wanted to bring you  one more fun fall project before we make the switch. We are showing you how to make fall acorn decorations that are super cute and very simple to make! Hello painting friends! My name is …

Painting a Fall Themed Canvas

We have a really fun tutorial for you today! Morgan and Valeria are painting a fall themed canvas and they are showing us how to do it step by step. Even if you have never painted before, you will be able to complete this beautiful canvas yourself! Morgan and Valeria have been coming up with …

Halloween Themed Canvas Painting

Hello again, painting enthusiasts! We are back with another great painting tutorial for you. And we are super excited because it’s our first canvas piece! Misty Leonard of MD Leonard Designs is showing us how to do a Halloween Themed Canvas Painting. It is beautiful and spooky at the same time! It is hard to …