This is a piece that I have always used in my "craft room". I purchased the cabinet at an unfinished furniture outlet. The design is freehand painted.
This table and chair set I found at a thrift store in the Bay Area (Northern California) when I lived there. I didn't think to photograph the "before" but this is the table after I applied primer.
Here are a couple of shots of the "after". Again, the design is mostly freehand. I think I used Paintability stamps for the ivy leaves.
This dresser had been painted several times over the years. It housed a TV in my living room. (It, along with the rest of this furniture, is in storage in Maine.)
This was one of the first furniture painting projects I ever did. I still have the round table. It belonged to my grandmother. The ivy was Paintability stamps.
This is a fun doll furniture set that I did for publication in Paintworks magazine. I still have the set. I hope to do some newborn photography with it someday!
This is a children's table and chair set that I painted for a charity auction. It was painted freehand. A simple design, but I always loved it!
Here are a couple of "close up" shots for you.
I'll be posting photos of my latest project - my new kitchen table - which is actually an old table that my sister and I have swapped back and forth between each other for years! It is getting a whole new look!
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