Premium, historical and organic milk paint for bare wood and interior walls with a family tradition since 1974. Add warm water to the natural milk paint powder and stir. "It’s like making chocolate milk", Charles Thibeau said. We're not just offering milk paint but also you're becoming an important part of valuable history.
Twenty rustic colours are mixed with water only: lime + cow's milk protein + natural earth pigment. Free of additives, volatile organic solvents, harmful chemicals and odours. 100% biodegradable traditional ecological milk paint for wood and interior walls is ideal for the environment of pregnant women, newborns, babies, children, the whole family and pets. Charles Thibeau from Groton, Massachusetts, began experiments in 1974 to reproduce the original formula of organic powder based on cow's milk protein. American colonists used skim milk or buttermilk, but Charles Thibeau decided to use milk protein in powder form so that the natural ingredients could be stored for a long time and easily mixed with water.
The traditional organic milk paint was devised in 1974 in the city of Groton, Massachusetts, USA. By using natural milk paint, we're all contributing to a healthier world. We enjoy serving the most demanding clients with an outstanding eco-friendly product.
In 1974, he devised the modern formula of ecological milk paint The Old Fashioned Milk Paint. In 1981, due to his expertise, he was elected as a Guild of Master Craftsmen member in London, England. Back in 1970, he founded the Environmental Protection Foundation, which participated in the first Earth Day in Boston.
I'm proud of our history, and my father’s innovation in developing a modern version of a very historic, natural paint. I’m proud to make paint that people with multiple chemical sensitivities or allergies to conventional, chemically-based paints can tolerate and add a little colour to their world, a milk paint that is biodegradable and safe.
It's a business with a purpose, a team with a purpose and a store with kindness. Everything we enjoy doing and what we stand for. Customer loyalty is achieved with exceptional products and marvellous service. The Old Fashioned Milk Paint is the most valuable product in the field of premium building materials.
Instead of boring discounts and free delivery, we always provide a premium customer experience. Our old fashioned milk paint is natural and authentic. It has been used for thousands of years. It's incredibly durable and often lasts for hundreds of years if it's protected from wear and weather.
The Old Fashioned Milk Paint has won the USDA certificate for the traditional milk paint. The USDA label certifies that biodegradable milk paint ingredients meet or exceed the USDA standard. Bio-products are composed of agricultural materials. Milk paint and Safe Paint formulation for interior walls are made from natural materials, including milk protein (casein), crushed limestone, clay, and earth pigments. You can subscribe to our newsletter and stay in touch with the milk paint team. We'll send you interesting milk paint news and inspiring photos of milk painted surfaces. We won't send you coupons for discounts because we value our products and our work. We encourage our lovely customers to make a unique creative mark in the world. In 2019, the Khoundet family from Tooele, Utah took over The Old Fashioned Milk Paint Company from the Thibeau family. The milk paint tradition since 1974 continues its journey. Let's make a better and eco-friendly world together.