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COLOR WHEEL COFFEE TABLE

Transform a drab old table into a bright color wheel table.

DIFFICULTY: Easy

Overview

Take an old, out-dated looking table and give it a fresh, fun look with a little paint. Estimated time from start to finish: three days for taping, drying and coating.

This process can also be used to create a round dining table or side table!

1

Assemble sprayer

Open the Flexio 3000 sprayer. Assemble and read the box and directions for proper use.

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Select table colors

Select colors for design. We used three different shades of blue to create slices of color for the surface of the table.

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Fill sprayer

Fill sprayer front end detail nozzle with Primer 123 paint.

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Flip table upside down

Place coffee table upside down on canvas covered surface. Spray legs of table with the front end set to the vertical up and down spray pattern Hold sprayer 6-8 inches from the surface of the table.

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Spray top of table

Flip table the spray entire surface with primer. Switch front end spray pattern to horizontal to do flat surfaces.

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Adjustable nozzle

The detail nozzle is easy to use and conveniently switches between vertical and horizontal spray pattern with just a twist.

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Spray base coat

Once the primer is dry, Fill the detail nozzle with base coat color and spray surface of the table. Make sure to turn the table and switch the front end nozzle to vertical or horizontal pattern to maintain best coverage.

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Spray perimeter of table

Spray perimeter of the table using the horizontal spray pattern.

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9

Plan design spacing

With the ruler, pencil and tape plan out evenly spaced wedges on the top of the table (like a pizza).

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Tape sections

Tape off sections of table that you don't want to cover in paint.

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Make sure design is even

Measure each section at the end to confirm that the table top has ben divided equally.

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Fill detail nozzle

Fill detailed sprayer front end with contrasting blue color.

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Label paint sections

Label paint sections to discern colors that will be sprayed on each.

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Spray sections with second color

Hold detailed nozzle over unpainted portion 6-8 inches from the surface and spray an even coat of paint over surface using the vertical spray pattern.

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Let dry

Let dry thoroughly and then strip tape from alternate areas.

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Tape off final areas

Use tape and drape to mark off last two sections of table.

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Fill detail nozzle

Fill detail front end with darkest hued paint, Spay color evenly over surface of the table.

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Cover completely with paint

Make sure to cover the entire surface with the paint. Let dry thoroughly.

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Remove tape

Once dry peel the tape from the table top.

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Enjoy!

Place in living space and ENJOY!

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Products Used

Materials

Frog tape

Canvas paint cloth

Pencil

Ruler

Primer 123

Round coffee table

Three different colors of paint

Plastic drop cloth

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