Painting Metal

Painting metal is such an awesome use of chalk paint—think ugly metal filing cabinets, old-school lockers, galvanized buckets…update ‘em all with fun colors and BB Frösch! Check out one of our favorite examples….

BB Frösch in a Paint Sprayer

Boring filing cabinets are no match for BB Frösch--espcially when you use a paint sprayer to speed up the job!

Paint a Cheap Galvanized Bucket

We turned a cheap galvanized ice bucket into an oatmeal container and a larger bucket into a fun drink station with BB Frösch and a bright happy shade of blue.

Old-School Lockers Become Cool w/BB Frösch

We snagged a beat-up set of lockers from the employee break-room of a store that was going out of business (score!) then turned them into fun storage by painting them to match the rest of the playroom.

Metal Clock Makeover

Learn to paint the perfect no-bleed stripes with this metal-clock makeover tutorial. As an added bonus, we teach for to transfer handwriting and typography to your painted piece (cue John Lennon's famous handwritten "imagine"

Filing Cabinet Makeover Using a Brush

Goodwill is an excellent place to find an old filing cabinet. Just add a fresh coat of paint mixed with BB Frösch and a set of cute legs, and voila!

More Fun Painted Metal Inspiration

Metal clock frames, metal carts, metal picture frames (plastic frames can be painted, too!) and more filing cabinets should get your creative wheels turning...

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