Lamp Black

"These oversized nightstands were quickly snatched up out of my inventory for custom order and now they are ready to head home! They are painted in a gorgeous midnight blue - a custom mix of General Finishes Coastal Blue and Lamp Black Milk Paint. A light accent using Pitch Black Glaze and a little extra gold wax on the hardware finished off their elegant makeover." - Kristin's Krazy Garage, LLC

"This is a custom green I created using General Finishes Milk Paint. It is such a great green!! You know me! LOVE me some green!" - Katie & Co. Furniture Restorations    

"I have been wanting to paint something this color for a long time and I knew this was the perfect piece! This solid walnut dresser was painted in a custom blend of General Finishes Coastal Blue, Patina Green and Lamp Black to achieve this dark rich teal. The top was stained in Java and sealed with polyurethane for extra durability. Aged bronze pulls and a very colorful floral fabric liner complete this transformation." - Nap Time Creations

"This beautiful piece went home today, and I couldn’t be more excited with how it turned out. It was a family heirloom; I’m so grateful for the opportunity to give it a new look. I stripped the veneer from the top and stained it with General Finishes “Nutmeg” Gel Stain with a number of layers of High Performance Topcoat in semi gloss for a nice shine! The body was painted in a custom mix of General Finishes Milk Paint in “Driftwood” and “Lamp Black” for the perfect dark gray. The glass knobs...

Stained shims really added some much needed texture to this boring flat front dresser.  A mixture of General Finishes Queenstown and Lamp Black with High performance flat topcoat. Shims stained in Antique walnut.

COLOR RECIPE

  • 1 part Queenstown
  • 1 part Lamp Black

"I'm a sucker for the curves of French Provincial pieces. This lady was painted for a client using a custom mix of General Finishes Milk Paint in Driftwood and Linen using a 2:1 ratio. The body was glazed with GF Pitch Black Glaze Effects for a streaky finish. The top was darkened by adding some Lamp Black to the paint mix and then streaked with the glaze. The entire piece is sealed with High Performance Topcoat for a satin finish. Last but not least the pulls were freshened up in silver...

"This piece can have so many uses! A coffee bar, an entryway piece, under the TV, a buffet, you decide where it fits in your home! We painted this one in General Finishes Lamp Black on top and Linen on the base. It also features gorgeous transfers from Redesign with Prima in their Chatellerault design." - Odds and Ends

"In the words of Yogi Berra, “It’s deja vu all over again!” I was lucky enough to find another writing desk and gave it a similar finish to the first. If you missed out on that and are interested, this is available. Finished in the beautiful and rich Lamp Black by General Finishes. Top sanded and stained." - 100 Thousand Welcomes Painted Furniture and Decor

"Here's a super cute antique writing desk that's been refinished in a black wash using General Finishes Lamp Black and stained top. I think this would be a great piece for an entry way as a place to stash your keys and mail, and plenty of room beneath to store hats and gloves,(and by the way where did I put that other mitten?!) Of course, perfect as a desk or vanity." - 100 Thousand Welcomes Painted Furniture and Decor

"A new piece finished in General Finishes Lamp Black. That huge book it’s staged with is a 1904 Webster’s Monarch Dictionary. I found it on my last thrifting trip. It’s one of the coolest books I’ve ever scooped up!" - Backstory Home                
"Oh man! This was a new adventure! Painted in General Finishes Lamp Black, this piano is lightly distressed and sealed with Fusion Mineral Paint Hemp Oil. It was a first for us!" - Flipping Fabulous    
"Coffee Bar/ Small Buffet- this oak cabinet has been painted in General Finishes Lamp Black while the top was stained in maple for a beautiful contrast and the perfect farmhouse look. The entire piece was sealed with an oil based polyurethane for ultimate durability and a smooth satin sheen. Buffalo check paper lining and white porcelain knobs complete this transformation." - Nap Time Creations    
"We love a classic white farmhouse look but sometimes we feel the need to veer away from our signature look and shake things up a little. This was one of those times. General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and Java Gel were the perfect combination for this little table." - Fine Flipping        

"Painted in very subtle blended layers of General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and Midnight Blue Chalk Style Paint. The original hardware was updated to Satin Bronze. The best thing about this piece....the top is granite. Perfect for serving those hot dishes this time of year!"

"These beautiful solid wood nightstands were selected from our unfinished inventory and refinished in Lamp Black and Black Cherry Water Based Stain by General Finishes. They turned out gorgeous!!" - Painted Paradise, by Duke Interiors and Restoration    
Stunning floral bed frame in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint by New Old Finds.    
"A fun before and after of this gorgeous nine drawer dresser! We used General Finishes Lamp Black to get that deep black color and added a little distressing to make the details come to life!" - Simply Southern Furniture    
"✨It’s official. I’m OBSESSED with gold leaf!! ✨ This unique sideboard has been updated in a custom mix of General Finishes Milk Paint in Emerald & Lamp Black, then glazed with Pitch Black. But the real showstopper is the Makers’ Studio gold leafing!! It takes a sweeping path across the piece then ends with a few sparkles on the foot. The gorgeous deep green is perfect for seasonal decorating & also super on trend for 2019! Wouldn’t it be perfect in your home this holiday?!?" -...
Beautiful hand crafted farmhouse table by Edge Grain Wood Studio.   "Your products are top notch! For the legs, Lamp Black for base coat, 1 coat of Driftwood, distressed, sanded, then 3 coats High Performance Topcoat. Top and seat, 2 coats Weathered Gray Water Based stain. Sealed, stained with Black Water Based Stain, lightly distressed, 4 coats HPTC."    
"This super cool coffee table sold before it made it to the floor but I just had to share! Painted in General Finishes Lamp Black with High Performance satin topcoat and [re]design with Prima Old World transfer." - Flipping Fabulous    
Stunning distressed set in a custom mix of GF Lamp Black and Queenstown Gray Milk Paint by 3rd&5th Furniture Co.    

"This gal was a GF project from start to finish. I used the Medium Brown Dye, the Nutmeg Gel Stain, Lamp Black Milk Paint and finished off with the Arm R Seal. I even purchased the hardware from D. Lawless Hardware with the gift card I received from GF in my prize package. Thank you all at General Finishes for the stellar products you make for us." - Designs by Dee

"This makeover was created using a custom mixture of General Finishes milk paints. I mixed Coastal Blue, Klein Blue, Patina Green, Emerald, Lamp Black and Snow White. I also used Metallic Teal to glaze the entire piece and accented all the distressed areas with Metallic Champagne. The top was stained with two coats of each Ebony and Special Walnut and then sealed with a custom toner and poly. I added new champagne scalloped hardware to complete this mermaid inspired look." - Lilly's Home...
"As lovely, mellow and as beautiful as the sounds of a cello, this stately antique will be an impressive addition to almost any room in your home. Finished with General Finishes Lamp Black over Tawny Pearl Effects. Sealed with HPTC Satin." - Jubilee Vintique    

Stunning dresser makeover with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain by Eight Hundred Furniture, LLC.

Awesome makeover with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and floral transfer by Art is Beauty      
"This sweet little sideboard was a custom order and was refinished in General Finishes Lamp Black milk paint. I love the way the paint just glides on, the more I use this paint the more I fall in love with it! This little guy was in rough shape to say the least when I first picked him up but now it’s ready for a new purpose and a fresh start."    

Lamp Black body, Pewter Dye Stained top

"This is my favorite color combo. I’ve stripped the drawers, left them natural, and sealed them with Howard’s beeswax. The body has been painted in General Finishes Lamp Black and sealed to protect." - Re-Luv'd Furniture    
Lovely Secretary in GF Lamp Black and Persian Blue Milk Paint by Belle Maison.    
Loving this fun bench by Painted Pieces!   Painted Pieces says, "I used a custom blend of General Finishes Klein Blue and Patina Green for the teal and mixing the custom teal with Lamp Black for the ombre."    
"I just couldn’t resist breaking out some fall decor to stage this chest. This Lane cedar chest has been painted in General Finishes Lamp Black and lightly distressed. The beautiful buffalo check fabric makes this the absolute perfect farmhouse piece of furniture you need!" - Nap Time Creations    
Stunning buffet in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint   
Stunning vanity in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint by Colleen of The Vanity Queen.    
"This vintage Ethan Allen hall tree has a lot of family history to it so I hope it goes to a home that will love it like we did. It has a fresh coat of General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and a matte topcoat with all new hooks and hardware for a fresh look. My favorite part is the dual umbrella holders and drip trays that actually catch water to keep your floors dry." - The Furniture Fairies    
Charming farmhouse buffet in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint by Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats.    

Stunning dresser makeover by Eight Hundred Furniture, LLC. with Lamp Black Milk Paint

"A little decoupage action going on this empire chest. It sure is going to look cool in this guy’s house when he goes back to college‼️Finished with a General Finishes Lamp Black wash :)" - Paintopia Studio    
"Just over here loving this piece!! Black is always a beautiful choice and we hope our client can't wait to get this one back!! We used General Finishes Lamp Black and sealed with their High Performance Topcoat." - Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats    
"French Provincial Furniture always has such a classy high end, yet relaxed look to it. With its carved and curved feet and all the delicate details it has such a luxurious style. This French Provincial dresser was painted in layers of General Finishes Milk Paints in Lamp Black, Antique White and Linen. A mixture of Burnt Umber Glaze and Van Dyke Brown Glaze have been added to make the details pop. The top has been stained with GF Java Gel and Antique Walnut Gel Stains and sealed with a Gel top...
"Darkest gray mix of General Finishes Queenstown Gray and Lamp Black. Top stained with General Finishes Antique Walnut Stain, sealed with Fusion Mineral Paint SFO in Natural. The body is sealed with Fusion Beeswax!" - Flipping Fabulous    
"One of my favorite pieces I have done to date. This lovely antique chest was stripped, dye stained, then hand painted in a General Finishes Lamp Black wash to give it a little color but still allow some of the wood to come thru, giving it a real unique worn finish." - Vintage Actually Decor    
"Our customer had a vision with this piece and turned out great! The outside is painted in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and for a pop of color the inside is painted in Persian Blue Milk Paint!" - Belle Maison    
Fantastic bookshelf transformation with GF Lamp Black Milk Paint by Market House Restorations!    
"I'm sort of obsessed with this buffet. In it's first life, this was a hair ✂️✂️✂️ station. In it's second life, I picture it in an entryway or modified as a bathroom vanity.   It is painted in a 50/50 mix of General Finishes Queenstown Gray & Lamp Black, with subtle black lowlights & Burnished Pearl Effects in the details, sealed with High Performance Gloss & Flat, and Fusion Mineral Paint Ageing Wax for depth." - Flipping Fabulous    
"I love the way this client owned French Provincial desk and chair turned out! This piece was taken out of Grandmas old house and given a new modern look! We refinished it using 2 coats of General Finishes Holiday red and 1 coat of Lamp Black. The whole piece was slightly distressed to show the red coming through the black paint. It was finished in a beautiful smooth matte poly for the best protection! It will surly be a statement piece in its new space!! ❤️." - Painted Paradise, by Duke...
"This custom, hand painted, Vintage Maple Coffee Table is up for sale now! It is a real conversation starter! Check out that blended top! One of a kind and all hand painted! The base has been painted in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and then waxed with Wise Owl’s Lemon Verbena furniture salve. With the top being a custom blend of 3 colors, Fusions Seaside and Raw Silk blended with some of General Finishes Lamp Black. The top was then given several applications of General Finishes High...
GF Lamp Black Milk Paint is perfect for a classic look!   "Just finished up another custom piece that needed a lot of TLC! It sat in a basement for years and was pretty yucky (as you can see from the before pictures), but now it's better than ever and ready to be used and loved again!!" - Market House Restorations    
"Look at this big beautiful dresser!! This custom piece was done in General Finishes Lamp Black and Antique Walnut Gel Stain - a wonderful way to go when you want to preserve some of the original finish. Love this one!!!" - Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats    
We've hand painted these cabinets with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint, distressed them and then sealed them with a High Performance Top Coat!" - Goodwillhunting Lawson