COLOR WHEEL COFFEE TABLE
Transform a drab old table into a bright color wheel table.
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!
Open the Flexio 3000 sprayer. Assemble and read the box and directions for proper use.
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.
Fill sprayer front end detail nozzle with Primer 123 paint.
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.
Spray top of table
Flip table the spray entire surface with primer. Switch front end spray pattern to horizontal to do flat surfaces.
The detail nozzle is easy to use and conveniently switches between vertical and horizontal spray pattern with just a twist.
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.
Spray perimeter of table
Spray perimeter of the table using the horizontal spray pattern.
Plan design spacing
With the ruler, pencil and tape plan out evenly spaced wedges on the top of the table (like a pizza).
Tape off sections of table that you don't want to cover in paint.
Make sure design is even
Measure each section at the end to confirm that the table top has ben divided equally.
Fill detail nozzle
Fill detailed sprayer front end with contrasting blue color.
Label paint sections
Label paint sections to discern colors that will be sprayed on each.
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.
Let dry thoroughly and then strip tape from alternate areas.
Tape off final areas
Use tape and drape to mark off last two sections of table.
Fill detail nozzle
Fill detail front end with darkest hued paint, Spay color evenly over surface of the table.
Cover completely with paint
Make sure to cover the entire surface with the paint. Let dry thoroughly.
Once dry peel the tape from the table top.
Place in living space and ENJOY!
Canvas paint cloth
Round coffee table
Three different colors of paint
Plastic drop cloth
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