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Distressed Kitchen Canister Set

Americana Decor® Texture™

Distressed Kitchen Canister Set
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Distressed Kitchen Canister Set

designed by Jessica Alea

Update an ordinary kitchen canister set into a modern distressed look using Americana Decor® Texture™.

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Americana Decor® Texture™

  • Copper (Metallic) (ADTX104)

Americana® Chalky Finish for Glass™

  • Vintage (ADCG01)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • rubbing alcohol
  • palette knife
  • paintbrushes
  • ceramic canisters


  1. Wipe the canisters clean with rubbing alcohol and a paper towel. Let dry.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Paint the canisters in Vintage. Allow to dry and apply a second coat.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Load a palette knife with Copper (Metallic) and lightly drag from the bottom of the canister to about 1/3 to 2/3 of the way up. (Allow for streaks and stray marks to accentuate the vintage look.) Complete this technique all the way around each canister.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Allow the canisters to dry completely.
    Step 3 Example