Saving Water Damaged Furniture, A Bedroom Set Makeover

Rescuing Water Damaged Furniture- A Bedroom Set Makeover by A to Z Custom Creations

A challenge is always invigorating, right? This chic should be bubbling over then! My client texted me after picking up this 4 piece bedroom set from a family estate. She wanted to have it painted and pass it down to her daughter. The problem…they hit a detour on the way to the shop. A mud pit! […]

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Repurposed Goodnesss-My Favorite Headboard Upcycles

Repurposing A Headboard by A to Z Custom Creations

Upcycling rocks! Giving an unwanted item new life is so very rewarding! Seeing an item beyond it’s intended purpose can be a challenge though. I think some people are just naturally creative but I also believe it is a learned skill- once you have that “ah-hah” or “why didn’t I think of that” moment, you begin to look […]

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Letterpress Lover- A Mid Century Makeover with Debi’s Design Diary’s DIY Paint

Mid Century Dresser Makeover by A to Z Custom Creations using Debi's Design Diary DIY Paint

I don’t know about you but trying new things makes me feel some kinda way! There’s always that touch of nervousness {which I LOVE} when I first begin. Then comes the excitement of the learning curve {which I LOVE} where I let go and let the product teach ME. Then finally, the falling in love […]

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A to Z’s Creative Community Membership Giveaway

Drum roll please…….. Random .org chose the following 3 participants to win a Bronze Level Membership! Jodi S. Megan R. Pamela S.   Rafflecopter chose the winner of the Gold Level Membership and that person is: Terrie S.   Congrats to you all and welcome to A to Z’s Creative Community! I can’t wait to […]

Giveaway!! Win a Gold Membership Package!

The meaning of life quote

Source:Pinterest I believe this with all my heart!!! Sooo…I’m giving away my gift! Register below for an opportunity to win a {one year} Gold Membership, valued at $97 I’ll be sharing some love on Facebook too! Head over to my page and comment on the giveaway! I’ll use Random.org to choose 3 Bronze Membership winners! […]

ReFreshed Boxed Store Find- Modern Masters Metallic Paint To The Rescue!

Boxed Store Cabinet Meets Modern Masters Metallic Paint-Makeover by A to Z Custom Creations

It took almost a year for inspiration to hit but it did and this piece has new life! Nothing antique or fancy {pressed wood deserves refreshing too}…just a deal my sweet friend alerted me to on a local yard sale site. I don’t think people could see past the dog’s artwork on this one but my […]

Headboard Turned Coat Rack/Command Center

Upcycled Headboard with Modern Masters Metal Effects by A to Z Custom Creations

Headboards like this one can be found at thrift stores and even along the roadside! Folks toss them all the time! Pick up the next one you see and upcycle that gem!   First things first…Off with the legs! I used a miter saw to hack mine off {quick and easy} but you can use […]

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The Finishing Touch- Your Guide To Decorative Furniture Finishing

The Finishing Touch by A to Z Custom Creations

Hand. Over. Mouth.  I’m so excited to present this baby to y’all! You’ve been there to support me through the long, arduous gestation. You’ve offered words of encouragement and helped me through the painful pushing process. I’m so excited you’re here to meet this new love of mine! I give you, “The Finishing Touch”!   {Make […]

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Birthing A Baby {Book}-The Final Stage Of Labor

The Finishing Touch- Your Guide To Decorative Furniture Finishing and Accenting

I feel like I should be taking final belly pics or something! This long overdue baby is about to drop, y’all! I’m currently in the final stage of gestation and nesting with the help of my talented IT guru, Christine, from Great Oak Circle. We are building the perfect landing spot for my bundle, complete with a […]

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Holiday Crafting with Krylon

Holiday Crafting with Krylon

Hello friends! I’m excited to share an inexpensive, upcycled, holiday craft with you today. It’s part of a vlog hop I’m riding along with and it’s sponsored by Krylon. Krylon challenged me a few friends to share creative, inspiring ways to use their awesome spray paint and provided me with the paint to make it […]

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True Blue, Baby I Love You! Layering with Websters

Layering Paint by A to Z Custom Creations

Can I share my latest love affair with you? She’s strong, has amazing bone structure and curves in all the right places. You might remember her companion: I gave him layers of love back in August but I just couldn’t see the desk robed in those colors, so I let her hang out a little longer. It’s […]

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Giving Painted Furniture a Makeover…the easy way!

Faking A Dark Wood Tone

My client, Robin, has a great eye! She found a chest with great bones but the finish didn’t quite fit her home. That happens a lot these days! People will buy painted furniture and bring it to me for a makeover. I can’t say it’s my favorite thing to do, since there is a lot of guesswork […]

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