Here is the unfinished screen in the original state:
The chalk paint has the advantage of sticking to any surface, and cleanup is easy with soap and water. The color is quite strange, it moves between olive green and blue gray depending on the light.
Here is a vintage French flower basket for a decorative touch with vintage millinery blooms.
I had some trouble using the wax properly, and some areas are more shiny than others..but it does have a nice aged look to it.