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The Annie Sloan Chalk Painting Experience.

A couple of weeks ago as part of my, cram it all in the holidays mentality, I decided to attend a course here in Harare to learn how to do various painting finishes using… 373 more words

Handmade Live-Love Settee from Reclaimed Materials


So I get an email from this guy who asks “Would you be interested in selling this hand-made settee from a repurposed old dresser?”.

Are you kidding??   250 more words

Primitive & Farmhouse Decor

Kitchen Shelf

I thought I would have a rummage around in my spare bits and pieces box, to see if I could find anything wooden to paint.  I found this little wooden shelf, complete with kitchen tools. 99 more words

Chalk Paint

Re-staining & Painting a Dining Set

The Rhoades (from Blue and White Cozy Kitchen) wanted their dining set refinished to match their new kitchen.  Here is the process I went through to make that happen! 676 more words


Shabby Chic Dressing Table

This Dressing Table is the latest of my miniature creations.

I have found the Chalk Paint can be a bit thick for this small furniture, so this time I added some water to thin it down a bit. 131 more words

Chalk Paint

Blonde desk turns blue

It’s been quite a while since I’ve had time to paint a piece for Studio. Between custom paint orders and developing classes I don’t get a lot of free time. 203 more words

Linda Neff

DIY Shabby Chic Side Table! 

Today my friend Felicia and I tackled a fun DIY furniture project!

Fun fact about Felicia… we’re basically second cousins through marriage (or something) but we didn’t meet until this year when we both moved to North Carolina within 20 minutes from each other! 330 more words