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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Trashy Legs-Make ‘Em Shine!

Repurposed Table Leg by A to Z Custom Creations

I get excited over broken things. I find the “fix” to be very therapeutic for me! I also have a “thang” for curvy furniture legs! On or off furniture, they always seem to lure me in! I rescued this lonely leg from a trash pile a while back, knowing I would find a good use […]

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Catching up- My favs of the month and what’s to come!

Ombre Table Makeover by A to Z Custom Creations

Ahhh. I’m catching a breath. I’m holding it in and enjoying it because I know things are about to get crazy again. At this very moment though, the house is quite and I have nothing calling me to the shop. My coffee is perfection this morning so I figured I’d take advantage of all the goodness […]

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Copper and Verdigris Love plus A Modern Masters Giveaway!

Modern Masters Copper and Verdigris by A to Z Custom Creations

Honest to goodness. I must be stopped. I’ve become completely obsessed! My friends are starting to pick things up for me because THEY see the patina potential! Take this guy for instance… Yea, he’s okay. But I feel like he’s totally lost touch with his greek, manly side. Like, he’s been surrounded by a bad […]

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Faux Real Patina with Modern Masters Metal Effects

Modern Masters Metal Effects Finish by A to Z Custom Creations

I’m in the planning stages of beautifying my shop entry. It’s pretty pitiful right now! We built the shop a year and a half ago and business has kept me from gussying up my work space.  Well, the time has come and I am determined to have an entry that invites me in! I’ll be […]

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Tip Talkin’ Tuesday: Brush Care with Scrubby Soap

Brush Care with Scrubby Soap

It’s true. If you talk to me for more than ten minutes, chances are, you’ll hear me use the word “love”. I can’t help it! I am a lover I’m really a product junkie who will try anything once and I usually find something to like about whatever I try. Every once in a while […]

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When Furniture Speaks, I Listen! Ombre Buffet

Ombre Buffet by A to Z Custom Creations

I found this buffet on one of those online yard sale sites over a year ago. It was love at first sight! I knew the high price and large size made the investment a risk but I had to have it! We loaded up the kiddos and made the drive to pick it up. I’m […]

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“Knock My Socks Off Red”- Makeovers That Made Me Drool

Red Painted Dresser by A to Z Custom Creations

It happens once in a blue moon. I get a bold client who makes my heart leap from my chest with her color choice. No, it’s not turquoise, it’s not even orange {both colors I adore}…it’s RED! Red is such an intoxicating color! Whether it be on the lips, the finger tips, or a smokin’ […]

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Be WOWED by Websters Chalk Paint Powder™!

Join Us For Websters Chalk Paint Powder Tutorials

It’s no secret, I love Websters Chalk Paint Powder™! I’ve been in love with it since the fall of 2012 when I used it to flawlessly cover this hope chest in the perfect shade of yellow my client was dreaming of! Now, Even though I’ve been selling and using Websters for over a year, I’m […]

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Sleek Furniture Finishes-Infusing Styles

Sleek, Modern Finish on Vintage Dresser by A to Z Custom Creations

This week, I painted a dresser, knowing full well it would fall outside the norm for most of my clients. I had to do it though! I’ve been dreaming about painting something this color since summer when I got the new Benjamin Moore Color Stories fan deck! I was just waiting to find the perfect […]

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Tip Talkin’ Tuesday: Faux Distressing with Ink

Faux Distress with Ink in Seconds-Video Tutorial

Distressing. Let’s face it. It can be a dirty job. There are times I don’t want to get dirty and times I really don’t want to do the extra work of layering so…I grab an ink pad and go faux! Remember the beautiful 365 Alphabet Photography Stands I gave away a few weeks back? All the […]

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