Upcycle An Old Trunk Into A Coffee Table

Upcycle An Old Trunk Into A Coffee Table

WELCOME! I am finally back in my favorite mode – creating projects – after several months in recuperation. Rather unexpectedly I had one knee replacement and then the other three months later. Yay for getting past THAT to upcycle an old trunk into a coffee table.

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Paint & Stencil Graphic Wall Art On Acrylic

Paint & Stencil Graphic Wall Art On Acrylic

Sponsored by Fusion Mineral Paint & Muddaritaville Stencils

I just love our master bedroom colors and coziness. And lately I’ve been looking for ideas to create new artwork on either side of the faux fireplace mantel over the funky cowhide print chairs. Of course, I am still amazed at all of the possibilities for painting on the reverse side of glass, and the idea to paint and stencil graphic acrylic wall art struck me. I found wonderful options to purchase acrylic sheets and the standoff wall mounts inexpensively online so let’s do this!

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Stencil A Removable Transparent Pattern In Glass Cabinet Doors

Stencil A Removable Transparent Pattern In Glass Cabinet Doors

Sponsored by Fusion Mineral Paint & Muddaritaville Stencils

Do you have glass doors in your kitchen or in a cabinet that could use a little more interest? Would you like to add a transparent pattern that is easily removable? Perfect! I am going to show you how to use a Fusion Mineral Paint furniture clearcoat product and a Muddaritaville stencil, in a few easy steps!

I bought this 100-year-old green cabinet about 20 years ago and just love it. It’s very rustic, featuring the original green paint and the lovely age and distressing we all crave.

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Make A Headboard Using An Old Window

Make A Headboard Using An Old Window

DISCLOSURE: This post is sponsored by Fusion Mineral Paint & Muddaritaville Stencils

For ages I have been a collector of rusty, crusty old stuff. Including wonderful doors that I use all over our home. But this huge, heavy old window has eluded my creative self, and lived in our junk pile for ages. What to do with it? One day I noticed that, turned on its side, it was the same horizontal shape as the bead board headboard in our guest bedroom. A quick measure provided that I could paint it the same Fusion Mineral Paint Coal Black color, add a Moroccan-inspired stencil pattern, and mount it on top.

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Make A Stenciled Glass Mat For A Picture Frame

Make A Stenciled Glass Mat For A Picture Frame

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Fusion Mineral Paint & Muddaritaville Stencils

Wedding photo by MelissaTomaPhotography.com

In June this year our daughter Mia and fiancé Paul tied the knot in a gorgeous woodsy setting, followed by a reception in a fabulous barn. This was our first wedding, with so many special moments with family and friends. We waited quite impatiently for the photos – but over 450 gorgeous images arrived weeks later. So worth the wait. It was difficult to chose “the one” but I did it and love this one. I wanted to frame this wedding portrait it in a creative way, using this gilded frame I had made years ago and Fusion Mineral Paint with a Muddaritaville Studio stencil.

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