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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Getting “Motivated” with Modern Masters Front Door Paint

Modern Masters Front Door Paint Tutorial

A few months back {where does time go?}, I told you I was planning a little face lift for the entry of my shop. I painted these candle holders with Modern Masters Metal Effects and rePurposed them into lighting for the “soon to be” sitting area. Fast forward through a few not so exciting projects […]

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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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Tip Talkin’ Tuesday- Cleaning Out My Inbox!

Let's Talk Brush Care

Shew, my inbox runneth over! I spent some time in the great state of Texas last week, relaxing with a friend and enjoying some time off. It was a nice break but now I’m catching up! I thought I’d devote a little time to answering some questions in today’s post! The first question comes from […]

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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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Layering Fun with General Finishes Products

French Provincial Dresser Makeover by A to Z Custom Creations/General Finishes

I love trying new products so I was thrilled when General Finishes sent me a box of goodies to try! Right away, I was impressed with their extensive product line and eager to get my hands dirty! I’ve had this French Provincial Dresser in the shop for a few months so I thought I’d give […]

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The Power Of Paint-Painting Resin Furniture

Resin Furniture Makeover by A to Z Custom Creations

Take a four piece, ornate bedroom set, a few heartbreaking life moments and two weeks of painting with the color “In Deep Thought” and what do you get. Mental clarity. Focus. Appreciation. A tone right arm and calluses on your hand to remind you of the time God slowed you down! The last few months […]

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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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