How to Paint Ghost Stripes

How to Paint Ghost Stripes

Have you seen the almost invisible stripes on Facebook and Instagram and Pinterest?  It’s like all of a sudden they’re everywhere! I think they started in the custom auto paint world and have moved over to furniture.  Typically, these faint stripes are...

An Unbelievable Mid Century Makeover

Ever have a piece resist your efforts every step of the way?  Yeah,  this one didn’t want to go down without a fight!  This is the story of a tired mid century desk and the MULTIPLE efforts it took to bring her new life. Meet Mid Century.  She was old and worn...
Moody Twilight Geranium

Moody Twilight Geranium

When Fusion announced they were bringing in new colors I could not WAIT to see what goodness was coming!  So I was delighted beyond belief when I saw them for the first time.  And I KNEW exactly which color I would use first – Twilight Geranium.  I had a bombe...

A Little Bombay Love

I’m not gonna lie.  I LOVE a pretty bombe (aka bombay) chest.  I’ve painted several of them before and they always sell FAST.  You can see one here and here.  So giddy would be an understatement for how I felt when I saw this beauty. It had good bones but...

Waxing a Fancy Chest

I don’t consider myself to be a lucky person, but blessed??  Yes!  That’s how I felt the day my friend called and offered to GIVE me this chest!  Oh, my heart went pitter patter!  She was showing her age but they just don’t make them like this...