Hello friends....if you are a new visitor from Miss Mustard Seed,
Happy to have you visit!
Want to see my newest ASCP
A new friend gave me this great wooden chair. She was taking it to Goodwill and thought maybe I could work some magic on it.
Don't you love new friends like that?
|sorry for the quality..cell phone pic at night!|
So here is the before chair.
Solid..well made and it has a great 1/8 in insert in the seat.
I immediately thought
While at Luckett's this week, I ran into
Karen from The Graphics Fairy.
First I must say
the surprise of running into them
and we had a fun conversation about blogging
Anyway, while browsing Karens space I found some gorgeous vintage looking
wrapping paper depicting the city of
The colors in it were perfect for what I had planned for my chair.
So I stayed up until 4am Wednesday night
I watched 'White Christmas' 3 times in a row!
Want to hear "Sisters"
I know it by heart.
Ready for the change?
I love the
of Barcelona Orange
and when you add some clear and dark wax...
My chair really has personality now.
The insert was just begging for a little graphic detail.
The wrapping paper is perfect.
Isn't this color scrumptious????
The paper had all the right colors and the vintage design is so great.
Street names and notable building indicators..I love it.
Little poems scattered here and there.
See the little insert..it made it so easy to add the decoupage.
The dark wax really warms up this bold color,
so please don't be afraid of it's initial brightness.
I can't wait to add some white and see what kind of
wonderful soft sherbet tones I can achieve.
I am so pleased with this piece.
From basic black to
So are you an 'Orange' kinda gal?
If you are..tell me, where would you put an orange piece in your home??
Until next time...be kind and stay creative!
PS...I will be a vendor Sat Dec.17th at Past Reflections at the Shumate Auction House
here in Warrenton,Va
If you are close by...come say hello!
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