Friday, January 10, 2014

more changes

I have some frames in my house that are very gold,almost brassy.
I am so over that look.

After repainting my fireplace bookcases and surround,
I wanted to tone down the frames in the room with this:

I love this product!
I have successfully used this on other frames in my house.

The consistency is creamy and goes on smoothly with a soft cloth.

I taped off the glass for easy clean-up.  You can see the difference.
Wait about an hour and softly buff.

No more brass, just a soft silvery gold.

I've had this print for years.  Now it's updated & lovely!


  1. Very nice, thanks for the tip!

  2. This is my favorite "metal" color! Your frames look fantastic! Thanks for the info!

  3. I really like this new look over the gold.. A super idea Carol.
    I would love to know the name of it. I might just try it on a couple of my gold frames.
    thanks for sharing. val

  4. I don't think I've every used that type of product before on frames. I have used something similar in other types of work but I don't usually colour my frames. Perhaps this is worth a try. You got good results with it and it has a soft metallic look to it. Definitely worth a trip to the art supply store.

    Bernice Parsons @ Badger Anodising