All Posts from ‘art’

using Country Chic Paint to hand paint flowers on a window
Happy First day of Spring!!!  🌺Yay!!  It seems like it has been a long time coming this year so just had to say that first and foremost. Did you catch the post a couple of weeks ago on the old window I found at the dump?  (if not, you can see it here)  Well,...

Autumn Art with real leaves and canvas
I like decorating for the seasons… especially Fall.  Changing things up every little while not only brings a new energy into the space but excites me to bring the outdoors in. As much as I like decorating for each season, I don’t want to spend a ton.  I always try to come up with...

Rustic world map on wood
I have certainly made my share of moves in the past 26 years.  My journey has taken me from growing up in Canada to going to school in Boston to working in Ohio and back to Canada.  In each of those place I lived in multiple homes.Since moving back to Canada I have finally...

painted key on reclaimed wood painted white
Are you as amazed as I am that January has just flown by?  Sometimes January can be a bit draggy… especially in Canada but this year it has been so busy that February and Valentine’s Day just kind of snuck up on me. If felt good this week to pick up my paintbrush again...

Etsy Shop Badge for Recreated Designs
Welcome to my Blog about my Recreated Designs!  Recreated Designs was begun as a way for me to have a creative outlet while doing something that I love.  Recreated Designs is about… Reclaiming solid, wooden pieces of furniture and recreating them into beautiful and functional statement pieces that can be used in any space. ...