I finally created my first Subway Art. I’ve been wanting to do this for a long time and I can truly say, I’ll be doing plenty more in the near future. I took a door off our old entertainment center. Seriously, I did! My daughter wasn’t too happy when she went to watch Harry Potter the other day; she likes everything dark for the movie – should have seen her face!
I gave it a good coat of Annie Sloan’s Graphite Chalk Paint, designed a custom vinyl stencil using a bunch of my favorite places in West Michigan and did a reverse weed on it. Once everything was weeded, I painted over it with my white paint.
I let partially dry then removed all the bits and pieces of my stencil.
I got a work out distressing it, but it turned out just as I was hoping. Sealed everything with Annie Sloan’s wax and viola!
It sold before I got it to the store, but I am taking orders and would love to create a custom sign for you!
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