Dry Brushing Video Tutorial

By |June 21st, 2014|

Hello there, friends!

I’ve decided that it’s time to bring back some posts from way back when…those buried in the archives of this 4 year old blog.  I’ll occasionally post an old tutorial on Saturday’s instead of a Worthy Reading links.  This one comes from a painted french chair using a dry brush technique.

Here’s one of my […]

dry brushing furniture | video tutorial

By |April 13th, 2012|

Waaay back when I revealed the Wisteria-inspired chest of drawers (the one that graces the cover of my ebook), it became the focus of lots of furniture painting questions for me.

A couple of weeks ago, I revealed this french chair, and same thing.  Time to create a video tutorial, […]

mom’s breakfast room table-before and a preview

By |April 6th, 2011|

My sweet mom has been waiting on me for a while to get started on her breakfast room table, and it finally came time to start working on it.  Her kitchen was remodeled a couple of years ago, and she was ready for the breakfast room to tie in a little more.

Whitewashing vs. Dry Brushing

By |October 12th, 2010|

I’ve gotten so many emails (if you’ve emailed in the last week, I promise, I’m working on replying 🙂 on this topic, that I thought it was appropriate to write a post on whitewashing vs. dry brushing.
Sometimes choosing a treatment for a piece can be the hardest part of the refinishing process.  I’ve written a […]

White Aged Antique Vanity

By |September 22nd, 2010|

It seems as though I just have to work a little harder to hang out with you guys lately.  Me, my computer, and my phone are all on
if-fy terms as of late.
All in the past for today and we’ve got a new computer request for Christmas.  Anybody got a used macbook pro […]

1850s Wisteria Inspired Chest

By |September 8th, 2010|

Hey y’all!  How is your week going??  Ours is a little strange.  We’re traveling with Matt, so us cramped in a hotel during the day does not equal the most peaceful of all environments.  We’re making it and most importantly, we get to see our daddy at the end of the day.
I decided with all […]

Kids’ Lap Desk and Dry Brush Painting

By |March 26th, 2010|

**FOR DETAILS ON THIS GIVEAWAY GO HERE!!!**I’m so excited about this giveaway for you guys!  It was so much fun hunting for little treasures with you in mind…I hope you like them as much as I do!  (Get commenting so you can win! :)On to this week’s projects around here.  I needed something a little […]