Showing posts with label painting. Show all posts
Showing posts with label painting. Show all posts

Friday, December 19, 2014

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Saturday, August 2, 2014

A Repurposed Birdhouse Condo

I knew this antique sewing machine cover could be
turned into something else but I wasn't sure what...

A Repurposed Birdhouse Condo

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Antique Tilt Frame Chalkboards

Every once in a while I find something
that just makes me say yay in the middle of the store!

Antique Swing Frame Chalkboards

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Painting My Front Door Yellow

This shop has been compensated for this post. All opinions are 100% my own.

I had the chance to try something new today...


and I am so glad I took a chance...

Friday, July 4, 2014

Rainy Day Fourth of July Project

On a rainy Fourth of July on the East coast...


what else is there to do but to get up early
and whip up a little patriotic project?

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Painting Galvanized Steel

These galvanized steel watering cans were
not vintage... cute but needed some help.


Sunday, June 15, 2014

Table Drawer with a Music Page Liner

This little oak table was left standing alone
at the end of the flea market with a sign that said FREE...

Table Drawer with a Hymnal Page Liner

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Saving a Striped Table With a Hole

This cute little table looked so sad when I got it. 

The milk paint on it literally blew off.

saving a small striped table with a hole

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Zinc Paint Effects Using Pearl Plaster

Today I'm using a great new product called Pearl Plaster. 

created a zinc-look drawer with
a raised Pearl Plaster stencil surrounding a 
chalkboard label on the front...

zinc drawer using Pearl Plaster

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Repurposed Bathroom Accessories

 A thrift store run gave me an idea for bathroom accessories today.

What I found started out life looking like this...

wooden bathroom accessories

Friday, December 13, 2013

Pottery Barn Inspired Mirror Class

Let me tell you about the fun we had
painting mirrors that were inspired by the 
Christmas mirrors at Pottery Barn at


Monday, October 21, 2013

Washi Tape Craft Carousel

This little thrift store find said spice rack on the package...

 I don't cook and would barely know what to do 
with a spice rack, let alone spices... 

 So I'm going with the fact that there are some great 
pieces of workable junk in this bag...

Monday, September 30, 2013

Navy Blue Maple Side Table

I went to the best garage sale the other day...
you know the ones where there was an old lady 
living there for her whole life and her family
just wants to clear the house...

Almost every vintage thing in the driveway was 

Monday, September 23, 2013

Painting the Master Bathroom

Ughhhh is all I can say about this bathroom.
It had some awesome storage solutions...
but it needed a paint job in the worst way...
powdered makeup and hairspray 
destroyed the paint in this room!

ladder bathroom organizer
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