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Paint That Looks Like Fabric! Can This Be True?
There is a fabulous new product on the market by Maison Blanche Paints called Bouclé.
Here is the dictionary definition:
• bou·clé bo͞oˈklā/ noun
yarn with a looped or curled ply, or fabric woven from this yarn.
This desk glared at me for months before I decided to tackle it, I should have known it was going to give me a run for my money. I did not have any firm plan and that was my first mistake.
"Expecto Patronum!" A Hogwarts Special
My client has a love of all things Harry Potter and asked me to produce a dresser for her son’s bedroom.
I had this dresser just waiting for inspiration and the size was perfect for the room.
From ‘blah’ to ‘oh! la la’
A lovely client gave me this small French Provincial sideboard.
I love the legs on these pieces and the overall shape but this lady needed prettying up and bringing into this new decade.
Hey Lady! You got a drink for an old fella?
I saw this piece on our local craigslist site and felt like he was winking at me! I knew I had to go and visit him.
This poor old guy is nearly 100 years old and hadn’t had a drink or a new suit for many years. This was about to change. Read more...
Mirror Mirror on The Wall
I needed a mirror to hang above my newly refurbished sideboard. I had one that I got free with a dresser, it was the right size but it was dull and boring and was destined for the landfill. Read more...
Hello everyone, it's me!
I was born in the UK and grew up and worked in London. Later I moved to the north of England and when all my children began school I decided to study Fine Art at Lancaster University. Read more...