My New Craft Cabinet!

I’m so excited to share my new craft cabinet with you! It was part of a vintage Thomasville bedroom set that my mom bought on Craigslist and lucky for me, she didn’t need this particular piece. It’s taken a while, but I’ve FINALLY relocated the kids playroom up to the third floor, reclaimed the room […]

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A painting secret you NEED to know and a General Finishes Java Gel Stain table

Ok friends, I’m swallowing my pride here and letting you in on a very dirty, beat up little secret.  A’right, it’s not really THAT serious, but it’s definitely an ugly mess that I’m not proud of, especially being a painter. Friends, meet my kitchen table…Yup, this sad surface is where we eat our meals. Don’t think it […]

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Beat up furniture and a crackle paint finish

I bought this old console table off a local buy/sell/trade page from a friend. I was thrilled to bits that I was the one to get it, but when I picked it up, I have to admit, I was taken aback some. I knew it was in bad shape, but I didn’t realize how bad […]

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DIY Mantel Shelf

It’s no mystery that our dining room has been undergoing a bit of a change. In the 2 years that we’ve lived here, we never once used the room to eat in.ever. I wanted a cozy space with a “welcome y’all” type feel. I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t also partially motivated to […]

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Texture samples for Fusion

Been having lots of fun working on samples for the Fusion Mineral Paint by Homestead House retailer manual. It’s so exciting to be a part of the foundation of this awesome new line! Check out what I’ve already done. These moldings started out as simple wood molding from Home Depot. Let me know your thoughts […]

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