Tools & Resources for Furniture Artists

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Visual Staging Lesson: Perspective Makes The Sale!

VISUAL STAGING LESSON: PERSPECTIVE MAKES THE SALE! If you are a member of Flipping Furniture for Profit Q&A group on Facebook, then you've heard us say over and over - get lower, get lower. We want your furniture to be shown to it's best potential, and proper...

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Making a Lasting Impression Part 1

MAKING A LASTING IMPRESSION PART 1 Welcome to our guest speaker, Denell Shaw of Painted. As one of our talented instructors, Denell owns a thriving business and has provided us with an insight into how she creates long-term customer relationships!...

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Staging Mini-Series #5: Benches

STAGING MINI-SERIES: BENCHES Benches are great sellers in any market. Whether you handcraft them out of headboards, build them out of furniture parts, or simply spruce up a bench that needs some help, you’ll find a line of people waiting to buy your creation. They can...

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Goal-Setting: Get on the Right Track!

GOAL-SETTING: GET ON THE RIGHT TRACK... Let's take a break from painting and work on selling our pieces. So we spend a lot of time getting your furniture “on the right track”, using proper technique, color theory, and photography so we can create emotional reactions...

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The Basics of Using Milk Paint

THE BASICS OF USING MILK PAINT Denell of Painted takes us through a fabulous tutorial that details how to mix, apply and finish milk paint for four very different looks. Click here to get a preview of how easy milk paint can be!

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Metallic Gilding Wax Mix

TEXTURED GILDING WAX APPLICATION Rebecca of Furniture Intervention gives you the low-down on using gold gilding wax mixed with clear wax to create a beautiful all-over metallic glow. She'll also show you how to cover up any surface issues with something you'll find in...

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Rustic Rose Finish

WAX AND GLAZE TECHNIQUE  Mark of Refurbished Gentleman shows us how to strategically place the black wax/glaze to create a rustic red finish that knocks your socks off. Sit back and watch as he takes the mystery out of using black wax to create a stunning finished...

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Creating a Simulated Gold Leaf Finish

SIMULATED GOLD LEAF FINISH  BJ of Junk'd Up is right on trend with this chippy gold leaf finish over red. In this step-by-step tutorial, she shows us how to use a toothbrush and chippy paste to create the look without using expensive gold leaf supplies. Click here for...

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