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Chairs

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A little push from a Mother/Daughter Tea event last weekend, in which I helped provide the “princess throne” for photo sessions, prompted me to begin the painting of my dining room chairs.We purchased our dining room set from JCPenney back in 2005 and I still love it, although it’s definitely a lot of wood-tone in this room.  Right now it has one leaf inserted, but we often have both leaves in for more seating.  The set has six regular chairs and two arm chairs.I decided to tackle the two arm chairs first (I may only do these end two ~ we’ll see how it looks when I’m finished).I removed the seat first, which was screwed on from underneath ~….and painted one coat of Sherwin Williams Creamy right onto the finish.  I mixed up  my homemade chalkpaint so I didn’t bother to prime.Once dry, I used a sanding block to distress…