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Sewing Cabinet Makeover with Milk Paint and Mod Podge Transfer

My name is David and I am your Plaid Craft Ambassador. I promise to keep things civil, try to hear all sides of the argument and I hope we can come to some consensus on the issue to prevent an outright craft war. OK, actually, I want to reiterate that Plaid provided me with craft supplies for… Continue reading Sewing Cabinet Makeover with Milk Paint and Mod Podge Transfer

Craft and Handmade Shows, Furniture Makeovers, Mod Podge Rocks Projects, Tips and Resources

My Own Hollywood Backlot in the Backyard

I've been ramping up the factory this past week getting prepped for two, big, new shows. First up is Rendezvous Market This is a new one (for me and them - first time!) and I'm looking forward to it. After that comes the Jakalope Festival in lovely Pasadena. I've heard great things about this show… Continue reading My Own Hollywood Backlot in the Backyard

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Children’s Chair Makeover Tutorial and a huge THANK YOU!

First of all a HUGE THANK YOU to all of you who went out and pinned (and favorited which was very kind as well) stuff from Etsy. Etsy is going through a bunch of behind-the-scenes changes and it's sort of messing with my views on there but I just have to show you something. These… Continue reading Children’s Chair Makeover Tutorial and a huge THANK YOU!

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End Table – The Next Generation

Hello again! Thanks for all the comments on my new saw.  She needs a name though.  Maxie?  Athena (she's kind of god-like).  Thoughts? I'm so looking forward to not cutting my fingers off!!!! Anyway, remember this little table makeover?  That went from this:To this:Well,  as is often the case with me, after I finished it… Continue reading End Table – The Next Generation

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$10 Table 1 Hour Makeover

As I think I mentioned I’m cleaning out the garage (again!). My workshop is a post -Christmas disaster and I need to be honest about what my business is now and how I should use my space.  I have grand plans!  Let's see if I can do it. My vow was to truly get rid… Continue reading $10 Table 1 Hour Makeover

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Things As Lovely As My Sisters

While I’ve been busy making things to hold flowers my sisters have been doing their part trolling the web looking for the coolest, smartest, cleverest ideas. And they have come up with some great ones! This first one almost makes me mad.  It's so clever and so, well, obvious, that the fact that it had… Continue reading Things As Lovely As My Sisters

DIY Furniture Projects, Furniture Makeovers

24 Hour Furniture Makeover

I couldn’t resist it. I had sworn off picking up any new “street” furniture until I found homes for my previous captures. But there it was.  All forlorne by the side of the road in downtown los angeles.  I just knew it would end up in a gang if I didn’t intervene. So I stuffed… Continue reading 24 Hour Furniture Makeover