I love the look of aged wood that's been painted hundreds of times and this wax resist technique captures the look perfectly. Great technique for furniture, too.
Step 1: Watch the Video Tutorial Here
Step 2: You'll Need
Americana Decor Chalky Finish Paints
Wood Bangles (www.diybangles.com)
Sanding block or sandpaper
Paint your accessories with a base color and let dry.
Rub with wax. Don't cover the entire piece with wax, just here and there and along the edges.
Paint your top coat of paint and let dry.
Sand your pieces to expose the paint underneath.
Add more wax and more paint for more layers of color.