The Painted Chair…

Don’t think I ever commented on the finished product?! After 3 days and 3 coats of paint (24 hour dry time in between each coat) I finally felt I could move on to painting the frame of the chair. I had painted the entire chair, upholstery and frame, using Country Grey.  Once I was satisfied […]

Seashell Necklace Update…

 Sand Dollar I finally got my materials for working on the seashell necklaces!! Woo hoo!! Remember this?  The Cache Well, I went to the hardware store and invested in a dremmel bit that drills through glass. Then started drilling! It worked! Then I had to determine what I wanted to use to make the actual necklace. […]

YES! You Can Paint Furniture – The Upholstery Part!

When one thinks of ‘painted furniture’ I think for the most part we tend to think of things like dressers, armoirs, tables etc. But do we think of the actual fabric and painting that? Well, if you’re using the right paint, you absolutely should! I’ve not done it a lot simply because I haven’t found […]

Bedside Table in a Day…

What is your favourite part of the day?  I have two parts – coffee and the rest of the day.  Usually, “the rest” involves some cooking, some cleaning (yuk), playing with my animals, some sort of artistic endeavor, and reading.  I read every day.  It may be a magazine, novel, how-to book, my devotional, the […]

Pillow Talk

The word of the day is “Pillows.”  I’d planned on yapping about pillows today and two or three of the blogs I follow also did!  So, it must be nap time all around!  Irony? I think Not! Yesterday, as I sipped my coffee feeling absolutely UN-motivated to move (daily occurrence), I thought I’d try doing […]