A Family Affair: DIY Chalk Painted Desk

DIY Chalk Painted Desk

I have been up to furniture painting again, but not for items in my home.  My youngest daughter moved into a bright and spacious apartment and I have been helping her get it decorated. 98% of the furnishings she has are family hand-me-downs. Some pieces are from my house and others are from both Ed… 

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How to Paint Recessed Lighting

How to paint recessed lights

While I was painting my kitchen cabinets a few weeks ago, my eyes kept going to the 5 recessed lights under the soffit that runs along both sides of my kitchen.  They were staring down at me saying “Paint Me, Paint Me”. I knew it was time to learn how to paint recessed lighting! I… 

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Instant Color Swap: Open Shelving Ideas

Open Kitchen Shelf Decorating Ideas

After I repainted my kitchen cabinets and started to put the room back together again, I realized I needed to come up with some open shelving ideas so I could find a place for this… A large ceramic mixing bowl with a handle and spout. I could not pass it up when I saw it… 

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Before & After Mirror Makeover Using Glaze

How to use glaze to makeover furniture

I am going to be a speaker on all things paint at the Snap Conference this April. I am super excited to be going and able to share in a hands-on environment all that I know about Paint and how you can paint anything. That is what the session will be called – How To… 

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