Annie Sloan's Chalk Paint is a well-known, highly rated brand of chalk paint, according to Chic Mouldings and The Lindee Tree as of 2015. It offers a wide range of color choices that are easy to mix and adequately cover most surfaces, including wood, plastic, tile, glass and metal.
Although people tend to consider it to be expensive, Annie Sloan's Chalk Paint provides about 50 percent more coverage per quart or liter than similar latex paints. People generally use it to create distressed looks for their wooden furniture. It has a velvety matte finish and does not require sanding or priming of surfaces prior to application.