Faux Soapstone Counter top I then painted it with chalkboard paint using a slightly rough sponge roller. I let it dry, then lightly sanded it down, defining the mottled quality of the paint. I then finished it by sealing with paste wax.
DIY: How To Build & Paint Kitchen Shutters - excellent tutorial showing how to make shutters out of thrifted bed slats + tutorial on milk paint - showing how to get a layered paint finish. by DeniseGaia