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Handmade Bamboo Didgeridoos

Dear Real Milk Paint Guys, Here’s the picture I promised you of three of my handmade bamboo didgeridoos. I found that tung oil is the absolute best product available for the inner bore of these instruments to keep moisture from soaking into the wood and causing possible splitting issues. It’s also non-toxic which is a [...]


Reclaimed Wood Bench

Pictured is just one example of the outstanding craftsmanship The Rediscovered Wood Floor Company is known for. The company displays a varied selection of high quality and unique products finished with Real Milk Paint’s Pure Tung Oil. The Rediscovered Wood Floor Company Ltd.


Wood Door

Before and after photos of a raw wood door finished with Pure Tung Oil to bring out the rich grain patterns. Many thanks to The Rediscovered Wood Floor Company Ltd. for sharing their photos!


Wood Countertops

The Rediscovered Wood Floor Company Ltd. Stunning example of reclaimed wood counter tops finished with Pure Tung Oil by The Rediscovered Wood Floor Company Ltd.


Rubbed-Antique Finish

Teresa James from Ohio used Real Milk Paint ® over a yellow primer to antique her cabinet for a warm and friendly well-used look. This small project took one quart of terra cotta milk paint. See our soapstone sealer and wood wax projects.


Cabin Kitchen

Here are the kitchen cabinets that I redid for our camp in Maine. The cabinets came out of a renovation job that my husband did. The cabinets cost me only $95.00 for milk paint and some poly plus time. I think they came out pretty good and this was my first time using milk paint. [...]


Custom Cabinetry by R. Thomas Rittenhouse Timeless Kitchen Design specializes in antiqued, distressed, painted finishes on all Kitchen designs. By using authentic Real Milk Paint and a specialized finish process developed over 20 years, Timeless Kitchen Design can achieve the rich patina of the painted antique pieces that inspire their work. In addition, The Real Milk Paint Company has many [...]


Kitchen Cabinets by Ritter Timeless Kitchen Design specializes in antiqued, distressed, painted finishes on all Kitchen designs. By using authentic Real Milk Paint and a specialized finish process developed over 20 years, Timeless Kitchen Design can achieve the rich patina of the painted antique pieces that inspire their work. In addition, The Real Milk Paint Company has many [...]


White Kitchen

I am sending these photos of my recently completed kitchen cabinets that were painted with milk paint purchased from your company. I have to say that I am more than pleased with the results of the kitchen. I mixed white and cream to obtain this off white color. This paint was simple to use and [...]


Log Cabins

The Rediscovered Wood Floor Company Ltd. Here are some photos of the brand new log home built in 2009. The inside photo is showing you the kitchen. The cabinets were finished by the cabinet guy, and the home owner wanted to keep them the lighter color so we could not use oil. But the [...]


Custom Cupboards

from Americana Workshop Americana Workshop takes custom orders for several styles of cupboards (Chimney Cupboard, Pewter Cupboard, New England Cupboard) and The Americana Table or Dry sink with your choice of Real Milk Paint ® Colors: reds, blues, mustards, and/or greens. Visit the Americana Workshop website or drop craftsman and cabinet-maker Cynthia Hamilton a line [...]


Rustic Kitchen

The Rule family succeeded in using “Earth Green” Real Milk Paint® and Dark Raw Tung Oil to create a rustic look for their kitchen in their antique house.


Eco-Friendly Concrete Floors

The Salmon Creek Falls Environmental Center is a visionary project that fosters eco-sustainability and provides environmental education to the community. This innovative enterprise seeks to inspire a revolution in building design and to teach environmental principles. The concrete cafeteria floor of the Salmon Creek Falls Environmental Center is finished in Dark Raw Tung Oil and [...]


Mexican Walls

The Maya restaurant in New York offers diners amazing Mexican cuisine and a gorgeous atmosphere as well. The appeal of the restaurant is upscale and sophisticated but still warm and inviting through the use of painting techniques utilizing the rich colors of Real Milk Paint® throughout the interior.Click to make a Reservation or call 212.585.1818.



Here are some photos of pieces that I have done using your paint. I have tried many varieties, even making my own. However, I enjoy your paint the best. Pure colors that blend easily and bond well to the antique pine that I paint. Many of my customers have expressed interest in using milk paint [...]


Authentic Bench-Made Windsor Chairs

from M&E Gummel Chair Works M&E Gummel Chairworks is guided by a father and son dream to have a family business building furniture together. They want to introduce to you the products of that dream, their Windsor Chairs. They strive to focus on the natural beauty, lines construction and techniques of the designs used in [...]


Windsor Chairs

Throughout the 1700’s and 1800’s Windsor chair building in the United States took place along the Eastern coast. Because of the craftsmanship and construction techniques, many two hundred year old chairs are still today sound pieces of furniture. These chairs are some of the world’s most loved antiques. We continue that chair making tradition here [...]


Antique Wagon Restoration

Congratulations to Ed Malachosky in completing his Eagle Scout project. Ed took on the project of restoring this Antique wagon that will be on public display. Ed had quite a time finding all the correct period hardware as well as a wheel wright to help repair the wheels. The Real Milk Paint Co. was happy [...]



Unlike many reproductions, JCWoodworking uses only materials and methods dating to the mid 1800’s or earlier. Every piece is hand made using mortise and tenon joinery and hand made oak pegs. Each piece is marked with a maker’s mark and has a parchment paper attached to the bottom which details the history of the material [...]


The Old Look

Scott Mc Ilvain specializes in creating the period “Old Look” with distressing and layering techniques. The individual hand made pieces will complement well with your period accessories. Contact “The Old Look” for one of a kind pieces. “The Old Look” Fine Milk Painted Pieces by Scott L. Mc Ilvain 5499 Leewood Lane York, PA 17406 [...]


All Natural Wood Toys

Promise Brand is a family-owned and operated business that manufacturers healthy wood products. We wouldn’t think of using anything but Real Milk Paint® on our childrens toys! It looks great, is easy to apply, and fulfills our company mission: all-natural, non-toxic!!!


Thomas Jefferson Swivel Windsor

I used your Real Milk Paint® on this Thomas Jefferson swivel Windsor. It’s Black over Terra Cotta, the quality of your paint is unmatched. The durability and authentic look make this piece look so real and old that I have had numerous people ask if it’s the real thing. Thanks for making my projects shine. [...]


Accent Walls

This photo illustrates two walls painted with Real Milk Paint®. The wall on the right was painted with Terra Cotta and the facing wall with Yellow Ochre/Golden Rod/Cream Real Milk Paint. The Yellow Ochre wall contains two coats of Yellow Ochre, patches of diluted Cream & Golden Rod along with a Terra Cotta/Carnauba wax mixture [...]