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Changes coming to the shop…..

All, When we started the Dusty Attic Shop over 2 years ago it was all about home decor and finding unique, handmade and crafted pieces for the home. As we opened the doors other opportunities and further evolution of our business came our way,becoming an Annie Sloan, Stockist, building out our own custom sign business, and redoing pieces for resale. […]

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Patchogue Location, Hours & Contact Info

Our new location in Patchogue, NY is located @ 46 E Main Street we are right next to the Library Phone is 631-307-9580 Shop Hours: Sunday – Wednesday 11am – 7pm Thursday 10am – 7pm Friday 10am – 8pm Saturday 11am – 8pm

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How to do an Image Transfer

IMAGE TRANSFER Instead of having to paint an image on a piece of furniture or use decoupage, it is now possible to directly transfer an image using Annie Sloan Decoupage Glue and Varnish. With this method, the image remains on the furniture but the paper it is on is removed. An image can come from almost anywhere, such as a […]

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Painting Cabinetry with Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan

The simplest way to paint cabinetry with Chalk Paint® decorative paint is to paint them in place. Chalk Paint® does an excellent job on the actual cabinets, and it can also be used to paint the hardware. There may be times when you choose to remove the doors and drawer facings for painting. Use this simple marking system to ensure […]

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Working with Soft Wax

Annie Sloan Soft Wax was designed to work with Chalk Paint® as a system. Soft Wax is easy to apply and makes a good bond to the paint for durability. Apply Soft Wax in thin, even coats. This will ensure even drying and result in a nice, even sheen after buffing (a thicker area of wax will dry slower, and […]

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FAQ’s for Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan & all Annie Products!

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS CHALK PAINT ® DECORATIVE PAINT BY ANNIE SLOAN & SOFT WAX Do I need to sand before painting with Chalk Paint®? Chalk Paint® decorative paint adheres to almost any surface, indoors and outside, and there’s rarely a need to sand or prime before painting. Most times cleaning and dusting off the surface will do. There may be […]

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Business Pricing for all your painting needs, contact us today!

The dusty attic shop is helping your hand painted furniture business using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint (R) contact us today to sign up for our business pricing for all your painting supplies you need. Please send us an email with your Sales Tax id and we will set up your account to use either in the shop or online for […]

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Annie Sloan Holiday Giveaway Contest * Enter Today *

Calling out to all of our painters #MyAnnieSloanWishlist giveaway is happening right now. Snap & Share your wish list piece of an Annie Sloan painted piece of furniture or a painted furniture in your stockists shop. Make sure to hastag your photo to be entered to win a $500.00 gift certificate to be used on Annie Sloan products at your […]

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General Finishes Tutorial Video’s

Hello, everyone as you know we have brought General Finishes Gels, glazes and High Performance Top coats into the shop. I wanted to provide you with some how to video’s straight from the experts themselves. Below are the video titles and links to the video’s on YouTube. Instead of having to search the internet for answers bookmark our shop on […]

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