Introducing Kailua Coral!

January 17, 2014

I am very happy to introduce CeCe Caldwell’s newest paint color, Kailua Coral


This is a bright new color that is especially exciting to the Dear Olympia team because we live on Oahu!  We actually live in Pearl City near Pearl Harbor but Kailua is only a short drive away.  We love driving up to Kaneohe Bay (shout out to all of our Marine family customers on MCBH)!  I’m glad we live by Pearl Harbor because our commutes to work aren’t too bad but Kailua is really more tropical, more breezy and seems more like Hawaii.  I’ve promoted Kandace to Kiosk Manager and while I’m still working at the kiosk Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, I am excited to have some more time to get back into blogging again.

Want to know a secret?

I really love video tutorials but have been too scared to really get into them because:

  1. I don’t like being on camera.  I’d rather be behind the scenes.
  2. I have no idea how to edit videos.
  3. Would anyone really want to watch me painting something?

Well, guess what?  I’m done making excuses!  I’m launching into making video tutorials head first!  Some aspects of painting really are better explained by seeing someone else do it.  Plus they are fun to make.

That said, this is my first video so please ignore that my head is *nearly* cut off during the entire first half.   Or just laugh really loud and relieve some stress.  It’s all good.

I’m getting there, my friends!

So here she is, my introduction of Kailua Coral on location at Kailua Beach Park plus a before and after video with a focus on adding Aging Dust to tinted Clear Glaze.



Oh and here is the final table:


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