I enjoy re-purposing old garden statues for indoor use, the concrete ones, the ones that are shabby & rustic, that have acquired some level of weathered patina, a testament to a previous life outside …… Read More ~ naturally mellowed by age & weather ~
I simply re-purposed a vintage garden statue for inside. Works perfectly.
Spring is here. Well, supposed to be. I was doing office work here at home on Tuesday when the sun came out luring me me into the garden. Sharing these few images of the garden area at the front of the house to show how it’s progressing at this time of the year, the end… Read More Garden at Home: Winter Morphing Into Spring
Spring was definitely here yesterday, pink roses are blooming. Some time ago I started Mary on a new journey using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint (ASCP) to give her a complete makeover, a new wardrobe in the shabby aged and distressed look you see ASCP weathers nicely if left outside and that’s where Mary is. Right now she… Read More ~ Mary’s shabby makeover a la chalk paint ~
The annual Labour Day long weekend in Australia is coming to a close and we’re still waiting for the real spring weather to arrive and move in. I have these project ideas on my to ‘do list’ using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint (ASCP) and I want sunny days so I can out there and get started. On… Read More Painting an Outside Statue with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint