Making A Rental A Home

Removing Wallpaper to Update A Rental

Ahhh. What a weekend! I did NOTHING, friends! Absolutely nothing. Well, I take that back. I binged on Netflix {Orange Is The New Black rocks} and touched up my hot pink highlights. If you know me, you know how hard the stillness was for me. I’m a busy bee and I rarely watch the television but […]

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Taking The Helm- Setting Intentions

Artwork on chalkboard by A to Z Custom Creations

I’ve spent a lot of time contemplating my future lately, friends. You ever do that? Like, really evaluate where you are and where you’re headed? It can be a bit overwhelming, especially for someone who runs a creative business and wants to just do everything that pops into their mind. That said, it’s an absolute necessity! […]

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Creating a Story Wall, aka A Gallery Wall

Creating a Story Wall, aka A Gallery Wall

Gallery walls are all the rage and this chic is a fan! I like ‘em all…big, small, classic, or funky! For me, the real magic happens when a wall captivates it’s audience and tells a story though! My gallery wall was captured and shared in a bad picture on Instagram last week when a friend tagged me in […]

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Unique Window Covering Using A Stencil by Royal Design Studio

Unique Window Covering Using Royal Design Studio's Stencil

Hey friends! I’ve been absolutely DYING to share this project with you! Not only did the vision come together perfectly, it looks so stinking cool! Let’s start with my dilema…the weirdest window known to man and a creative mind that can’t stand the thought of plain mini blinds to cover it! I know it’s hard […]

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Happy Apple/Sad Apple- Experimenting With The Power Of Your Thoughts & Words

Happy Apple/Sad Apple Experiment- The Power Of Your Thoughts And Words

Hey friends! I’m sharing a post today that makes my inner science geek quake! It has nothing to do with chemically producing a patina or anything like that. It’s all about the power of your mind! Even better, right? Let me back up to February when a sweet friend shared a book that challenged me […]

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Old Story, New Life- A Family Heirloom reFreshed

Orange Chest Makeover by A to Z Custom Creations

If you’ve followed me for long, you know I am kinda passionate about my work! It’s not just about painting furniture for me. The real joy comes from the friends I make in the process. I’m always honored when people afford me the opportunity to become part of their home’s story. This piece brought me […]

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Upcycled Egg Carton Flowers

Egg Carton Upcycling by A to Z Custom Creations

Easter is just around the corner and trash cans across the country will soon be littered with empty egg cartons! I thought I’d do my part and share a few ideas for upcycling them instead. Believe it or not, with just a few steps, those little egg cradles can become beautiful flowers! Start out but cutting the […]

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Love and Happiness- Transforming Furniture with Paint and Paper

Blue Desk Makeover by A to Z Custom Creations

Meet “The Reverend”! He took me on adventures this week and most importantly, ministered to my soul! My client, Julie, had been searching for months when she ran across his sweet face! It was pure joy to reFresh him but the true reFreshing came FROM him Julie brought me an old hymn book, bookmarked with all her […]

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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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