This is so easy and inexpensive to make. It can be distressed or left alone to create a modern just from the factory look. I will never paint furniture without it. It gives every piece a beautiful patina.
Tutorial: How to Make chalk into paint. Use a paint brush to apply it to a chalk board. This would be a fabulous use for all the chalk dust in the sharpener when I'm doing fine lettering. Less waste is a win!
The Beginner's Guide to Distressing with Annie Sloan It turns out that distressing with Chalk Paint® Decorative Paint and Wax by Annie Sloan doesn't have to be stressful at all! Here's a detailed tutorial for how to age and distress a piece of furniture