Glaze Effects

"Brighten your space with this creamy off-white coffee table with a custom tan layered top! The body has been painted in General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint and the top is a custom mix of Annie Sloan Coco, Old Ochre, with General Finishes Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects and High Performance Topcoat for durability." - Twig & Thyme Design

"Here they are! These nightstands were painted in a custom color mix of General Finishes Coastal Blue and Emerald Green. They were given an all over Pitch Black Glaze to give some depth to the already beautiful color. Sealed with multiple layers of protective top coat, these will last a long time in whatever lucky home they go to!" - Kristin's Krazy Garage    

"Lighter cabinets really lighten up a dark space... We used General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze." - Metamorphosis Design

"Had to tie this big guy to the top of my car to get it home! But we made it and now he is all made over and ready for a new home! It was a fun piece to complete! It is painted a mix of General Finishes Seagull Gray and Lamp Black with an Antique Walnut stained top with Pitch Black Glaze over the entire piece and then finished off with GF Flat Topcoat!" - Sparrow Furniture Restoration    
Lovely buffet in GF Basil Milk Paint, Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects & Antique Walnut Gel Stain by Delilah Tree   Learn more about how to use GF Glaze Effects in this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3jifX-ZCHDI&t=1s    
"After many hours spent in General Finishes online design center we finally decided on a color that would work well with the other pieces in the house and make a statement. This piece was refinished using Java Gel Stain on the top with Somerset Gold Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects on the rest of the dresser. It will certainly make a statement now!" - Painted Paradise, by Duke Interiors and Restoration    
Eden Elyse Design Co. gave this accent table the full GF treatment with GF Stillwater Blue Chalk Style Paint, Pitch Black Glaze Effects and High Performance Topcoat. Love how the glaze accentuates those details!    

We're falling for this fall-themed buffet! Second Chance Studio refinished this piece with General Finishes Somerset Gold Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects.

"Finally had the opportunity to use Pitch Black glaze. Driftwood and Pitch Black are perfect together." - Black Dog Painted Furniture  
Absolutely stunning nightstand in General Finishes Holiday Red and Pitch Black Glaze Effect by Odds and Ends.    

"What a transformation! Painted in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint, glazed with Red Sienna Glaze Effects and sealed with High Performance Topcoat. Old World Map decoupaged to the top and sealed with 4 coats of General Finishes Exterior 450 Topcoat and buffed." - Vintage Sisters

"Just finished up this pretty lady tonight. She is a vintage style farmhouse dresser made of solid wood with dovetail drawers. Her base has been refinished in General Finishes Driftwood grey, then glazed with General Finishes Winter White and then top coated in GF High Performance Top Coat. The drawers are done in General Finishes Basil on the fronts, Driftwood on the inside and she has a pretty flower pattern to match her new knobs on the sides of each drawer. The fronts of the drawers have a...
Did you know that GF Gel Stain can be used as a Glaze? And that GF Glaze Effects can be used for inking? Lori of Woodcraft transformed this tired dresser by painting it a pretty turquoise and adding a glaze of GF Gray Gel Stain and accenting the details of the doors with Pitch Black Glaze Effects. Learn her technique at https://www.woodcraft.com/blog_entries/peacock-pretty-paint-job   Visit...

"This cutie is all wood, has dovetail drawers and is on wheels... I stained and added three pieces of reclaimed wood to the top, added 3" oil-rubbed bronze cup pulls, and painted the piece with General Finishes Nantucket Green Chalk Style Paint. After using Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects, I sealed the dresser with High Performance Topcoat." - Catie Rae Creations

"This may be one of my favorite pieces I have done. Top is Java (Gel Stain), bottom is Halcyon Blue, Seagull Gray & Van Dyke Brown Glaze." - Second Lives Second Chances    

"Love the new look of this Mediterranean-style piece... Refinished in General Finishes Seagull Gray Milk Paint and glazed with Pitch Black Glaze Effects. The whole piece was then sealed with 3 coats of High Performance Topcoat in Satin and the top was given a final look with Black Poly in Satin. Simply gorgeous!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture

Junque With A Purpose gave this dresser a stunning makeover with GF Antique White Milk Paint and Pitch Black Glaze Effects. Sealed with High Performance Topcoat in Satin.

This handpainted seven-drawer dresser is so dreamy! Reinvintaged by Jo completed this piece with a lavender paint accented with GF Pitch Black Glaze Effects.

You can achieve this light purple also by mixing GF Snow White Milk Paint with a little bit of Royal Purple Milk Paint.

"My client and I were both jumping up and down in her kitchen with excitement because this gorgeous table turned out perfectly!... The base was wet-blended with General Finishes Milk Paint (Lamp Black & Driftwood) and artfully glazed with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. The entire piece was sealed with HPTC Flat and the last two coats were GF Flat Out Flat for the ultimate matte look.

"For the top I used 4 different stains...Varathane sunbleached, Minwax weathered oak, Driftwood...

"Handpainted end tables with Modern Masters Inc. hammered metallic silver paint, custom General Finishes Pitch Black Glaze Effects, and furniture-grade glitter on the drawer fronts. Drawer sides stenciled with Royal Design Studio Stencils/Modello Designs stencil." - Reinvintaged by Jo

To achieve this light gray color you could also use GF Seagull Gray Milk Paint and add some sparkle with Argentine Pearl Effects

"This demilune console table is finished in a fabulous metallic finish. General Finishes Argentine Pearl Effects and Pitch Black Glaze Effects for the win!" - Roots & Wings Furniture

"Oh My Goodness!! This transformation was Grand but Oh So Worth It... ❤️ this Rustic Flare! Custom mixed Turquoise, using General Finishes Patina Green, Klein Blue and Somerset Yellow. Just the right amount of glaze accenting with Van Dyke Brown Glaze and light natural distressing....Just Awesome!" - Jubilance    
"I've got a big ole crush on this washstand ❤️❤️. You can't go wrong with Brick Red and Van Dyke Brown Glaze by General Finishes. It is the perfect combination!" - Seitz Antiques & Collectibles    

"This stunning Jacobean dining set is truly one of a kind! The table top has been refinished with General Finishes Dark Chocolate Milk Paint. The table legs and chairs were painted in Key West Blue Chalk Style Paint and accented with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. The entire set was sealed with General Finishes High Performance Topcoat in Satin to provide years of durability." - BethAnn Gentile Rogers-Bird of Painted Peacock Creations

We adore this farmhouse buffet by Gravity Hill Furnishings, GF's August 2017 Retailer of the Month.   "The body was brush painted with the Basil Milk Paint and then slightly distressed. Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects were also applied to really give it a farm house feel. The top was sanded to bare wood and stained with Java Gel Stain. The piece is sealed with HPTC Satin."   Visit Gravity Hill Furnishings at Gilley's Antique & Decorator Mall located at 5789 US-40 Booth C-11...

"What a job this turned out to be! Love the final outcome though! The table top was refinished using General Finishes Java Gel Stain and the base and chairs were painted in GF Millstone Milk Paint and glazed with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. The entire set was finished off with High Performance Satin. The chairs were recovered with some beautiful upholstery fabric from Fabric Bistro! Love the way this set turned out." - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture

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How sexy is this piece by Chalk It Up?! Accented with Winter White Glaze Effects.

The Distressed Gentleman completed this dresser with GF Somerset Gold Milk Paint with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects.

Learn how to properly glaze with General Finishes Glaze Effects at https://youtu.be/3jifX-ZCHDI.

Loving this charming coffee table by Boxwood & Brass. Spraying with General Finishes Empire Gray Chalk Style Paint using a Fuji Spray HVLP Q5 for a flawless finish. Top has also been glazed with GF Pitch Black Glaze Effects

Learn how to spray General Finishes Milk Paint by YouTube guru Tom Monahan at https://youtu.be/OVPZHYAicF4.

"Nobody puts Baby in the corner... Another custom piece hand-painted and distressed... General Finishes Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects has been our go to glaze lately. Love this stuff!" - Finishing Touches Decorative Painting

Finishing Touches used Benjamoore Paint in Arcadia White. You can achieve this by also using General Finishes Snow White Milk Paint.

Who could ignore this lovely French Provincial dresser! The Distressed Gentleman finished this piece with GF Persian Blue Milk Paint, Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects and High Performance Topcoat in Satin.

NOTE: Room lighting impacted the appearance of the Persian Blue Milk Paint color.

"This is a custom French Provincial dresser that I just finished for a client. I couldn't resist snapping a quick photo before it went back home. Finished with General Finishes Seagull Gray Milk Paint, Winter White Glaze Effects and detailed with gilding wax." - The Distressed Gentleman

In With The Old Furnishings gave this petite vintage coffee table a makeover with GF Linen Milk paint with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. The top was stained with Java Gel Stain. Lastly, the entire piece was sealed with High Performance Topcoat in Satin.

"This vintage 100+ year old paw foot table is complete and ready for delivery! The base of the table was painted in General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint and topped with Pitch Black Glaze for contrast. This table is made of quartersawn oak. So to not lose the beautiful grain of the wood we opted for General Finishes Black Gel Stain for the top. The gel stain darkened the look to suit the clients color preferences while preserving that lovely tiger oak grain we love!" - Twig & Thyme Design...

We adore this bench refinish by Nap Time Creations! This solid oak storage bench was painted with General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint, then white-washed with Winter White Glaze Effects. The seat was stained with Espresso Water Based Wood Stain.

"We love this take on antiqued and distressed Linen. This finish is usually synonymous with a vintage, traditional style but when paired with modern elements and furniture, it brings out a fresh, new aspect of the color's personality." - Reblessed, LLC

Reblessed, LLC used General Finishes Linen Milk Paint, Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects and High Performance Topcoat in Satin to complete this project

"Finished up this beauty today; she has so much charm with all of her curves and character! Painted in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint, distressed, glazed with General Finishes Red Sienna and gilded in copper." - Vintage Sisters

"I spruced up this dresser with a custom mix of General Finishes Milk Paint, mixing Seagull Gray and Driftwood. I then used Winter White and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects, and finished with a flat topcoat." - Green Spruce Designs

"Absolutely in love how this piece turned out! We refinished it using General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint and glazed it in both Pitch Black and Winter White. It really turned out stunning!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture    
"Loving this little beauty! This secretary's legs were darkened using General Finishes Java Gel Stain, with a custom mix up top (Coral Crush, Queenstown (Milk Paint), Midnight Blue (Chalk Style Paint) glazed with Van Dyke Glaze Effects." - Flipping Fabulous   Visit Flipping Fabulous at 104 North Santa Fe Suite A Salina, KS to purchase your favorite GF products!  
"We had the opportunity to makeover this beautiful table and chairs set for a client that turned out absolutely gorgeous! This piece was refinished in General Finishes Antique White with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects and dark wax on the base of the table and chairs. We also did some distressing to really highlight the edges. The table top was done in Dark Chocolate Milk Paint and our wood graining tool to add a beautiful grain to the piece!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed...

"This kitchen hutch turned out so pretty! This piece was brought to us by a client and made over using General Finishes Bayberry Green Chalk Style Paint and glazed in Antique White Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. The top was done in Java Gel Stain and sealed. Love what a little color does for a piece!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage and Repurposed Furniture

This piece is a real head turner in GF Copper Pearl Effects, Pitch Black Glaze Effects and Lamp Black Milk Paint.   "Wow!!! Even I was amazed to see this piece all done and through my camera, to see all the details that make this piece so special... This is a client owned piece, that belonged to her grandmother, with such a cool story behind its use over the years and how you could tell it's a beloved piece for her.I hold a lot of pride in that fact that they entrusted me to bring it back...

This adorable desk was refinished by Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture. Painted with GF Persian Blue Milk Paint and accented with Pitch Black Glaze Effects!

"Ohh my! Can you say 'Rustic Charm'. This color combo has definitely stole my heart❤. General Finishes Millstone with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. Combined with some natural distressing, this heavy amount of glaze really creates a decorative rustic finish for this rich neutral shade." - Jubilance

GF Persian Blue Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects are such a wonderful combo! Belle Maison used these two products for the body as well as Java Gel Stain for the top.

Loving all the details of this piece by The Distressed Gentleman. GF Linen Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects make an excellent combination.    

"Very excited to finally post this piece and my new specialty finish I’m calling 'Knights Armor.' This Large Bombay Chest updates any bedroom or entry way with an elegant and classically aged style.

"Hand-painted using General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint as a base coat, with a secondary coat of Argentine Pearl, Pearl Effects; painted on and textured to give this unique look. Then layers of Bronze & Tawny Pearl Effects, applied to add to the depth.

"Finally a layer...

"This is the first time I've used General Finishes Black Glaze. I almost didn't, because I spilled half of the can. But it worked out well." - The Paint Factory LLC    
"Good evening from a sunny Ireland. I'd like to share with you my pine linen cabinet finished in Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and Winter White Glaze, highlighting the ornate detailing on the home made moulds. The interior has been lined with toile de jouy fine wrapping paper to give this piece a striking yet soft finish." - Revamped