Saturday, September 10, 2011

Gift Card Giveaway!!

Ok, we all know I have a bit of a thing for paint, right?


 I've tried just about every paint out there, and some have led to wonderful, simple, peaceful, joyful . . . (got the idea?) Painting experiences. And sometimes, not so much. I end up with orange peely, drippy, chunky, yucky, hard to distress, want to throw a paint brush at something painting experiences. 

So here's the low down on one of my favorite paints for painting furniture--as opposed to painting walls.  There's a difference you say?
 
Yep--horizontal vs. vertical surfaces.

The guys at Sherman Williams gave me a great little tutorial on painting horizontal surfaces--which tend to dry slower & can have "blocking" problems--you know when you set something down on a painted surface and it sticks--that's call "blocking." 

Well, the All Surface Enamel from Sherman Williams is designed to work on either horizontal or vertical surfaces. And it went on beautifully. Distressing? A breeze! Sanded right away without any clumping or gooeying up.  Dried super fast and hard. I mean really hard.
Nail mark proof in hours. 
Gotta say I really, really love working with this stuff.  And for those of you who use a sprayer like I do--goes through the gun great!


Here are a few pieces I've done with the All Surface Enamel. 







Am I getting paid to tell you this--Nope. Just being helpful. I like to pass along any info I get that helps keep others from "reinventing the wheel" as I call it. 
Sherman Williams and I have teamed up on a gift card giveaway to help get you started on your next paint project!!

(Hubby wants me to be extra clear here--I'm getting nothing--I just asked Sherman Williams if they wanted to join me in a give away.
 And I'm doing a give away just because everyone likes em'!)

 

One lucky winner will get a
$25 Sherman Williams Gift card
from Sherman Williams

and a

$25 cash gift card
from me!

That's $50 bucks to get started on a project! heck, if you're as cheap frugal as me you could redo a whole room with that. ;P


How to enter??

1.  Follow the  Paint In My Hair Blog. One entry
2. Add the Paint In My Hair button--html code on the side bar--to your blog. One entry. 
3.  Add Paint In My Hair to your blog roll. One entry.
4.  Like Paint In My Hair on Facebook--link on the side bar. One entry
5.  Visit my store and say hi! One entry

Leave me a comment for each of these you do!

Contest Ends on September 18th!  Happy give away!

Thanks,
Jess




26 comments:

  1. I added Paint in my Hair to my blog roll!

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  2. Sandi @ Making It Homey said...Thanks for all the great advice. What kind of spray gun do you use, I'm in the market and appreciate hearing what works for someone else.

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  3. I follow your blog
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  5. Paint in my Hair is on my blog roll.

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  6. I am a follower of your blog, and Sherwin Williams just happens to be my go-to place for paint (not to mention they are two blocks away from my work - convenient, no?).

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  7. Now, a facebook liker too. That was painless.

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  8. GFC follower
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  9. I came into your store today and fell in love with your work! shastaanneblog @ gmail . com

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  10. I'm a follower!
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  11. I can't visit your store in person, BUT my daughter is living in Moscow Idaho. Her husband is in Law school! She is a law school widow at times and so are her friends! They go to Spokane all the time for something to do and shopping! I am sending them in to say HI!

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  12. So glad to find out about this paint! I will "like" you on FB.

    mareathome@sbcglobal.net

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  13. Also subscribed to your blog. What "sheen" do you use? Satin? Can you distress immediately after the paint dries or do you have to wait awhile?

    mareathome@sbcglobal.net

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  14. Thanks for the giveaway! I'm a follower!

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