Mirror Makeover

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Have you noticed that a lot of my projects start out brown, dirty and in need of some repair? My friend "K" and I went on a whirlwind treasure hunt about an hour south of our town.  We had a great time, got lost several times-that's another story.  When I happened on this treasure, I think she was a little surprised that I wanted it.  Chipped … [Read more...]

A Chicken wire frame…

Chicken Wire frame

Chicken wire is cool, but a little prickly to work with. This frame had a mirror in it. I tried to age the mirror to make it look old. I ended up just making it look scratched. I won't show you that. I painted the frame with CeCe Caldwell's Destin Gulf Green. If you've ever been to Destin, you know how beautiful the water is.  Well this … [Read more...]

Frame Makeover

Frame Makeover

Isn't she lovely? This is her before: The frame said buy me.  I love all the details. I spray painted it with a flat white and dry brushed with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Country Grey. I removed the picture and painted it with 3 coats of chalkboard paint. It turned out great, she really put a smile on my face :) I couldn't resist this … [Read more...]

Frames

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  Pine frame from Hobby Lobby  Ballard Designs Christmas wrapping paper I knew that paper would not be used for wrapping Christmas presents. I painted the frames. I spray mounted the paper to the frame backing. Used a stencil, twine, a small chalkboard and the cutest little clothes pin :) Don't you just love it? I do ;) Sharing … [Read more...]