Autentico Special effects and finishes.

Included within the wide range of autentico pure and natural paints are a range of art, 3D paste, glazes and products as well as primer and sealer to make the Autentico range complete.

Art Medium


A fantastic yet simple way to add a little design and flair to plain every day pieces and make them unique.  The stunning effects of the Art Medium will assit in turning a table in to a centre piece, old boxes in to a super storage items, the possibilities are endless!


A stunning effect that is cheap effective and incredibly easy to acheive.  Simply select your design, either black and white or colour, reverse (flip) it and photocopy or laser print it. Place your graphic  on the piece with the Art medium and allow to dry over night.  Remove the paper (how to video available at our Youtube channel ) with a damp sponge and then finish to your taste. the image can be distressed, french dry brushed or waxed.  Make it your own with simple effects !

Terrapieno 3D embossing paste


Autentico Terrapieno 3D embossing paste is a unique and stunning 3D effect suitable to enhance many different surfaces including furniture and walls. 


The 1.2mm specialist stencils  are available to use with four different designs, easy to apply with full , free "how to" instructions available at the you tube channel. 


The paste can be used as it is or coloured using 10% chalk paint to create co-ordinated designs to suit , the 3D design can then be left or painted over, to produce the most stunning effects.



Waxing, Finishing and Distressing


Once you have created your design effects, there are many little touches that can be added to make your design effects your own.  Waxing, either with Chalk wax or tinted waxes, painting techniques, french Dry brushing, layering and sanding through and also distressing.


The effects can be layered to create your finished piece or used individually, the choice and selection are all yours. 


To learn how to create Shabulous original designs simply book on to one of our introduction to chalk paint work shops and we will show you how !   Video links to you tube are detailed at the bottom of the page.. Enjoy !