Custom Order: Painted Furniture, Desk





College is always a good excuse for a new desk, or furniture for that matter! Everyone wants the perfect dorm room or apartment! With school approaching, I was contacted by a young lady who is beginning her freshman year at Texas Christian University, home of the Horned Frogs. They love their PURPLE, and so it is only fitting that this desk was painted in CeCeCaldwell‘s New Orleans Purple! 


I hope everyone has a wonderful start to their school year, whether you are attending or your children are starting back up! Make it a great year!


Tuesday Tips: Aging Dust

Welcome back this week! I love using CeCe Caldwell’s Aging Dust to give my pieces that “un”perfect, perfect aged look!

PicMonkey Collage

Supplies Needed:

  • Waxing Cream
  • Wax Brush
  • Clean Chip Brush
  • Soft Rag
  • Aging Dust


To apply the proper aged look using CeCe Caldwell’s Aging Dust, just follow these few easy steps.

Before you apply the Aging Dust, and after your piece is painted using CeCe Caldwell’s Chalk Clay Paint, use CeCe Caldwell’s Waxing Cream.



Sprinkle CeCe Caldwell’s Aging Dust on a plate or piece of paper.


While the wax is still tacky, lightly apply Aging Dust with a clean, soft bristle brush. Applying the Aging Dust while the wax is still tacky, will help highlight details, cracks & crevices.


Gently wipe off the excess dust and buff with a dry cloth.


Your piece is completed and has a wonderful aged look!