Updating light fixtures with spray paint
Also, sand any rough areas and remove any sanding dust with a damp rag. A sash brush works well for the edges, grooves and corners of panels.
A small roller covers the wider areas more quickly. Apply the top coat with the wool glove supplied in the kit.
;) I’ll be back later on with a full tutorial on how to create this “faux” verdigris. This is not the first lamp shade I’ve painted, by the way.This coat is a darker glaze that does not fully cover the surface, so it leaves a somewhat streaked appearance that simulates woodgrain.Alternate the direction of strokes depending on where you are on the door. As you know, we have decided to stay in our home for a few more years instead of selling this year. To be honest, at least 2 of the light fixtures really didn’t match my current decor anyway. Learn how to paint light fixtures so you can give new life to your lighting, too! I don’t know about you, but I grow tired of my decor from time to time. As you change your styles, those often need changing, too. ;) If you want to catch up, I talked about the paint and a few other changes we are making in this post and this post .