Decorating & Furniture/Painting my desk

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Hi,
I have a beautiful antique desk that I have been painting.  
Please let me clarify that it had a beautiful smooth waxed
surface when I started.  THIS IS NO LONGER THE CASE!
I wanted to paint it a HIGH GLOSS GLASS LIKE WHITE.  I have
made such a mess and have probably painted 10 thin coats.  I
have created lumps, and runs and somehow gotten a wierd
texture.  I think from using the wrong kind of roller.

I tried sanding with steel wool to smooth, and using a in
between coats sanding block.  NO SUCCESS!

PLEASE HELP ME GET BACK ON TRACK, WHAT CAN I DO?  I think I
have gone way to far to strip off, can it be sanded smooth, if so
with what, or is there a really thick paint that can hide my flaws?

Thanking you in advance for your expert advise.

Kind regards,
donna

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Donna:

Well this needs to  be stripped with paint stripper now as the mess has been compounded and then sand for inperfections after then wipe with damp cloth and then apply a paint of desire no special paint is needed jsut color and latex paint and then wait til dry to apply a desired another coat if necessary.
Thanks
Jean

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