White Washed Walls

I am pretty happy wit the results.

When we envisioned our cabin, we imagined warm, cozy, rustic and full of charm. We wanted to make it look and feel as though it had been around forever. I’ve painted & distressed the interior trim to make it white and chippy. So far, we love it. Recently, I decided to white wash our interior […]

Decoupage Plates

P.S. That's my Candlestick Christmas Tree in the pix, also lol. I just finished it & will do a post soon.

A friend and fellow painter recently made some beautiful, decoupage plates for Christmas. I fell in love and she sent me a tutorial. You see…I am new to the decoupage world and am slowly falling in love with these projects. This lady is Barbara Boyles of Painted Lady by Barbara Boyles It all started with […]

DIY Chair Swing

Just a swingin....sorry, I HAD to lol!

If you happen to have some broken chairs lying around, DO NOT THROW THEM AWAY!!! Make a chair swing with them!! Now, in my own humble opinion, the chairs do not have to match. Actually, it would give it more character to your chair swing if they didn’t. You could use 2×4’s or 4×4’s to […]

Dresser Revamp With Wood Icing

Old Town Paints/French Blue & Wood Icing Stencil

I got lucky and got two dressers for $40!! Now, they were a mess but, I saw potential in those good bones and, I had a new product I was dying to try. It’s Wood Icing. It’s a texture paste and, allows you to create raised stencils, adding a decorative finish to a plain piece. […]