Transforming Your Home with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint? 5 Reasons to choose Source for the Goose

Transforming Your Home with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint? 5 Reasons to choose Source for the Goose


1. **Helpful advice on techniques and use**

Source for the Goose not only sells Annie Sloan chalk paint but also provides comprehensive guidance on how to use it effectively. Whether you're a seasoned painter or a novice DIY enthusiast, Jill offers valuable tips and tricks to help you achieve professional-looking results. From brush techniques to distressing methods, she can help you complete your project in style. 

Jill owner of Source for the Goose in front of her Annie Sloan Chalk Paint bar

Photo - Jill, owner of Source for the Goose in front of Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Bar

2. **Friendly and knowledgeable support with colour choice**

Choosing the right paint colour can be daunting, but Jill makes the process enjoyable and stress-free. With a friendly touch, Jill’s knowledge of colour theory and experience of painting furniture, will provide personalised advice on your home and your preferences. Whether you're aiming for a rustic farmhouse look or a contemporary aesthetic, Jill will help you find the perfect colours to complement your style. With a recently updated Paint Bar, choosing a colour has never been easier with the help and support available.


3. **Styling tips**

Painting your furniture is just the first step in transforming your space. Source for the Goose goes above and beyond by providing styling tips to help you complete the look. Whether you're revamping a single piece or redecorating an entire room, Jill will offer creative ideas for incorporating your newly painted furniture into your home decor. From accessorising with textiles to arranging furniture layouts, this expert advice will elevate your house to the most cosiest of homes.

French Style Glass Display Cabinet in a blend of Annie Sloan Paris Grey and Chateau Grey with co-ordinating vintage style accessories

Photo - pine glazed cupboard painted with a blending technique using Paris Grey and Chateau Grey and finished with Clear Wax.

4. **Easy to use paint - no prep required**

One of the biggest advantages of Annie Sloan chalk paint is its ease of use. For people with a busy lifestyle, the lack of sanding and priming will give you the time to enjoy the creative process of adding colour to your item of furniture. Annie Sloan Chalk Paint will stick to almost any surface from wood to metal, making for a mainly hassle-free DIY project! Check out my easy to follow guide on updating some old pine furniture for further reading on how easy the Chalk Paint process is.

Chest of Drawers painted in Annie Sloan Provence Chalk Paint and distressed with dark wax

Photo - Chest of Drawers painted in Provence with a distressed and aged finish created with Dark Wax



5. **Eco-friendly choice**

By choosing Annie Sloan chalk paint from Source for the Goose, you're not just enhancing your home decor – you're also making an environmentally conscious decision. Annie Sloan chalk paint is low in volatile organic compounds (VOCs), making it safer for both your health and the planet. Additionally, by painting an old item of furniture you are extending its lifespan and possibly stopping it from entering landfill!  Source for the Goose is proud to offer products that align with these eco values, ensuring that your DIY projects are not only beautiful but also sustainable.

Before and after photos - what a transformation!

Before and after images of old wooden bureau painted in Annie Sloan Paloma



Whether you are new to up-cycling or are a seasoned DIY enthusiast, Source for the Goose is the perfect choice for anyone seeking expert, friendly support with sustainability as a focus. 
Start your painting journey by having a look at the colours available in my Paint shop online, or even better pop in for a chat. If you aren't local to me, you can always call me on 01769 579483 for some in depth help!
Jill x