Tag Archives: hand painting

Happy New Year, I’m back!

Hi everyone, happy new year to all and hope you have a great 2016. It has been ages since I last posted. Life happens… other things took up a lot of my time. It’s sort of strange trying to  get … Continue reading

Posted in Hand Painting, Uncategorized, Upcycling | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Making Memories!

I am so happy I got my two cushions finished over the weekend,which I talked about in my last post. There was a lot of hand stitching involved, I admire anyone who makes bed quilts using this method…it must take forever.  … Continue reading

Posted in Hand Painting, Sewing, Upcycling | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Painting, walking and sewing but not at the same time, ha ha!

Walking, painting and sewing, some of my favourite things to do. I’ll start with painting….  below is my little fairy house which I painted last summer. It has withstood the winter weather rightly. I made it out of a stone … Continue reading

Posted in Hand Painting, Sewing, Upcycling | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Painted Hangers

This is what I have been working on these past few days. I am always on the look out for things to paint.  If you follow my blog, you’ve probably noticed, I’m always jumping from one project to another. I had these plain … Continue reading

Posted in DIY, Hand Painting, Upcycling | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

What a Transformation!

I’ve had a busy week trying to finish up bits and pieces. I have lost count of the amount of unfinished projects I have, so I am committing to finishing at least two before I start another.  Hands up who … Continue reading

Posted in DIY, Hand Painting | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Fancy a cup of tea?

Just love my wee tea pot, it sits on my mantle piece over the stove in my kitchen. It had seen better days so I put it in the bin.  The following day I had this idea to try painting … Continue reading

Posted in Hand Painting, Upcycling | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Hand Painted Bedside Locker

This is a bedside locker I hand painted, I love roses and add them to most everything I paint.  After painting and before sealing I gave it a slight distressing.  I just love the shabby chic- vintage-cottage style, I think it has so much charm … Continue reading

Posted in DIY, Furniture, Hand Painting | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Old work boots get a new lease of life.

I have finally taken the plunge and started a blog, this is going to be fun, I have so much to learn, but here goes. A little about me, my hobbies include sewing, crochet, hand painting and upcycling. Following is … Continue reading

Posted in Hand Painting, Upcycling | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments