I have been really missing painting lately. Winter is a really slow time for me, when the going temperature is no more than a top of 12 – 14 if you are […]
Hello on this winters afternoon!
I am a bit excited to share my current transformation with you all as it involves a rocking horse form!! I have received a number of messages asking how I achieved the weathered concrete/stone finish, so I thought that I better get cracking and do a blog post / tutorial on this gloriously fun and effective finish.
Hello to you all on this chilly but lovely winters day.
I thought I would write a short post today updating you all on all things Rustic Boutique for winter.
It has been a real struggle lately to make the time to get to painting some of the pieces in my container that are waiting for a makeover. But, I am happy […]
I get asked so often as to the difference between Milk Paint & Chalk Paint and how the 2 paints compare. It is a great question and an important one, as what you […]
First up on the cards for a makeover is this absolutely gorgeous batwing vintage dressing table with the prettiest ornate carved detail. Painting pieces that are this pretty is really the best […]
Sometimes I come accross pieces that I know are going to be hard work but just have so much potential. Enter this big sweet desk .. a definite candidate for stain bleed […]
It’s so nice to be coming out of the winter months into spring (we are a bit behind weather wise here in sunny old Ballarat!!) and to finally tackle some of those […]
I cannot believe how fast this year is going. And how slack I have been in sharing some of my more recent transformations. So today I thought I would share with you […]
Sometimes I find myself taking on some projects that in hind sight may have been slightly very ambitious. Most of the time these are the projects that test my resolve and vision but generally […]