All Posts from ‘painted furniture’

painted dining room set with one chair pad
Happy Monday and Happy almost Thanksgiving to all of my lovely American friends!  In the spirit of American Thanksgiving (and lots of company coming!)  I wanted to share an update on my dining room set that I have been working on the past couple of weeks. If you have followed along for a while,...

red and yellow maple leaves in Onatario, Canada
I love the colours of Fall and have always thought it is such a gorgeous time of the year.  Maybe it is from growing up in Canada, with four seasons and have a plethora of forests around, but there is just something so special about seeing the changing of the trees during the Fall. ...

Let's Celebrate Spring
Even though Spring officially started a few weeks ago, it has not exactly felt like Spring… at least here. With Spring comes green grass and beautiful blooms.  The world kind of explodes with colour after months of whites and greys.  This transformation reminded me of the amazing transformations we see on hand painted furniture....

Paint the Colours of a Canadian Winter blue
Are you still enjoying winter or are you ready to be done with it?  We have actually been having a fantastic week in Ottawa!  We had melts and high temperatures that I don’t ever remember having in February before.  It’s been a lovely little break from the monotony of winter this year and I’ll...

Welcome back to the Winter colour series. Did you catch the amazing inspiration from the white week and the pink & red week?  I am blown away by the talent out there! This week we celebrate the beautiful colour of a warm, snowy winter day in Canada… grey. Grey is such a wonderfully complex...

Paint the Colour of a Canadian Winter {Pink & Red}
This week, as we continue to celebrate winter in Canada we turn to pink and red.  Whether you like Valentine’s Day or not, it is a nice bright spot (colour wise) in what can be a dreary, long few months. Valentine’s Day brings about the chance to dig out those pinks and reds and...