The Front Porch carries a full line of van Gogh Chalk Paint Collection, Van Gogh is a water-based, eco-friendly, low-VOC paint which requires little or no sanding and is made in BC, Canada. This paint is uniquely designed to refinish furniture and kitchen or bathroom cabinets, imparting a beautiful soft matte finish that feels as good as it looks. Whether you want to update a piece you’ve had for years with a new color, or take that second hand find with good bones and turn it into a French shabby chic work of art, van Gogh Chalk Paint Collection makes it easy!
van Gogh Chalk Paint: Water-based, Eco Friendly, Low VOC/HAP, No sanding or very little sanding required, Made in BC, Canada. We are proud to have our product made to our exacting specifications by Cloverdale Paint. Cloverdale Paint has a long history of superior quality paintmaking where integrity, good business values and earth friendly manufacturing standards. Although they employ state of the art technology, they still perform some tasks the old school way like dispensing our product into quarts by hand. You’ll notice that every quart of van Gogh Chalk Paint Collection has a fingerprint of paint on the lid. That’s Liam’s quality control, he tints and tests every single quart before it leaves our premises.
This paint is uniquely designed to refinish furniture and kitchen or bathroom cabinets imparting a beautiful soft matte finish that feels as good as it looks. Whether you want to update a piece you’ve had for years with a new colour, or take that second-hand find with good bones and turn it into a French shabby chic work of art, van Gogh Chalk Paint Collection makes it easy! Priming is not generally required, though you must always test first, so you can usually skip the nasty part and get right to the fun stuff.
Glorious colours of chalk paint in a palette specially designed to allow the creative user to mix and match 2 or more colours with ease. Feel free to experiment with different colour combinations. Retail price $39.95
Natural Beeswax: Our beautiful non-toxic, all natural Beeswax is made by hand on Saltspring Island in BC, Canada. This beautiful beeswax is made by hand at the Clapham’s studio on Saltspring Island in BC, Canada. Every single jar of wax receives the expert artisan attention of a master. This quality product is not mass produced. Each jar contains product that was made in the same way it’s been done for decades. This is a simple, pure and natural beeswax that is non-toxic and safe to use on baby toys. Our Beeswax Furniture Finish is formulated to be applied directly over our van Gogh Chalk Paint.
French Caffeine Beeswax: For an aged effect, use our French Caffeine Beeswax. We import our pigments from Europe, mix our colours together by hand and then ship it over to our Artisan Waxmakers at Clapham’s. They add the rich gorgeous powdered pigments into our Natural Beeswax Finish to create just the right depth and shade of colour for your antique creations.
Our Table Top Finish, in both Natural and French Caffeine, is a tough as nails top coat. If your piece is going to be subjected to a lot of abuses or wear and tear, consider using our Table Top Finish instead of our Beeswax Finish. This roll on or brush on acrylic top coat will stand up to hot and cold water, household chemicals and food stains. Retail price $59.95