Tag Archive: paint

A Gift for My Writing Group…

Ok, this might be the last post I do of these homemade wooden letter magnets, but I’m not promising anything!  Making a set of them is so fun, easy, and obviously, addictive! I… Continue reading

Crafty April: Wooden Letter Magnets

This is one of my last projects for the auction I am crafting for this month.  I made a set of magnets from wooden alphabet tiles and painted them with funky designs. To… Continue reading

Crafty April: Stamped Business Card Holder

Check out the business card holder I made out of a wooden box using a rubber stamp with a leafy branch, purple, gold, and white acrylic craft paints, and a little bit of… Continue reading

Crafty April: DIY Personalized Pots

As part of my crafting work for the auction event that I’m preparing for, I customized a few store-bought pots to add to the items for sale.  The pots can be used for… Continue reading

A Few Words About Texture Paint…

I was looking at my blog, and I realized that it has been a long time since I posted anything about home improvement, so I decided to write a post on one of… Continue reading

Get Stamping Mad This Christmas!

Aren’t these large foam stamps cute?  I picked up a few sets at the local dollar store earlier this month. Instead of an ink pad, I used acrylic craft paint in a variety… Continue reading

Unique Wall Art

Last year, I became disenchanted with a bare wall in my living room, and I vowed to find an art piece to fill it. I brought home several paintings and ended up returning… Continue reading

Poisonous Potions and Creepy Elixirs

This is a simple Halloween decoration that anyone can make. I used some glass bottles from my recycling bin (a mini wine bottle, and two orange drink bottles), some flat black spray paint,… Continue reading

Black and White Week: Chalkboards at Home

As “Black and White Week” nears its end, I just had to discuss the re-appearance of the schoolhouse and café staple: the chalkboard, in home décor today. One way that I have incorporated… Continue reading

Place Card Primer: Pebbles and River Rocks

One of the things I like to do when having guests over, is to give each person attending a special place card at my table. A personalized place card tells my guests where… Continue reading

My Love Affair With Flat Black!

Have you ever said to yourself: “Ugh, if I only knew what to do with that old….[insert name of worn, but beloved wooden furniture item here].  Then mes amies, flat black paint may… Continue reading