After an overall wipedown I painted with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Arles. It took a good 2 coats to acheive complete coverage. I then did the clear wax/dark wax ritual.
I wasn't sure that I was liking it all that much at this point. The rusty feet didn't seem to jive with the buttery smooth yellow. I decided to distress it (heavily! yikes!) and this is the final outcome:
She is now waiting for the perfect home!