Basket Change

Hello sweet friends, I hope all is well and you’re keeping busy.  I have been a painting machine lately.  Reeses and Peanut are worried they may get painted next, these sweet faces!! Today, I’m sharing a small change I made to a lavender plant I purchased from Antique Farmhouse and I’m loving the quick change. […]

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Creating a Piece of Beauty

Hi friends, I love finding new treasures, don’t you?   Spotting something and falling in love instantly.  This is what happened the moment I saw these two very old chalk ware cameo plaques with gilding. I snatched these up immediately.  My original plan was to hang them in our master bathroom.   After looking at […]

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Tiny Update

Today I’m sharing a quick easy update I made to a large artichoke finial I have had for many years.  I didn’t care for the green color anymore and wanted a softer look.  Not wanting to cover all the green to have a bit of texture I decided to use my dry brushing technique.  I […]

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Furniture Update

Hello my friends, during this time I am getting projects done, exercising and keeping busy.  We will get through this scary time, I truly believe we are an incredibly strong Country. Today, I’m sharing a cabinet I repainted, this cabinet is over 20 years old, I’m hoping you’ll see how paint is magical,  I know […]

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Thrift Store Upcycle

Hello friends today I’m sharing a thrift store upcycle. I found this piece thrifting for $35.  As a result of elbow grease, wood filler and paint this thrift store upcycle is a beauty. To begin with, this piece needs lots repairs in this case, we knew it would be worth it in the end.   We […]

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Upcycled Frames

Hello friends,  I hope all is well! When out on our travels John and I spotted these frames. I wanted to update a spot in our dining room and thought they would work great with help. I knew I wanted something architectural and we found a piece at the thrift store that I have been […]

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