Primer Red is a colour found in practically every culture, appearing in everything from Venetian palaces to Vietnamese temples, where red earths were plentiful and relatively easy to come by. Use it for rustic pieces or as a base for sophisticated colours like Château Grey or Versailles. It also works beautifully under gilding.
1 litre is enough to cover approximately 13 square metres. After painting, seal indoor furniture with Chalk Paint® Wax. On floors, seal with Chalk Paint® Lacquer. Click here for Annie Sloan's Chalk Paint® coverage guide. Click here for Annie Sloan's colour card, which uses real paint swatches to give you an accurate colour sample.