DIY, Fall, Furniture

How to Paint a Buffalo Check Pattern

Buffalo check is everywhere! There are buffalo check pumpkins this fall, pillows, and don't forget my buffalo check curtains! I painted this adorable headboard below with buffalo check and added hooks! Watch the video tutorial below of how I created cute side tables with buffalo check tops without a stencil! I tried looking for a… Continue reading How to Paint a Buffalo Check Pattern

DIY, Furniture

Step by Step Guide to Beautifully Painted Furniture

How to Paint Furniture I'm excited to share a little bit more about my recently launched Painted Furniture Course!  As a professional furniture painter,  I get a lot of questions about the techniques and products I use - and now I am so excited to be able to share all of that with you! I… Continue reading Step by Step Guide to Beautifully Painted Furniture

Painting patio furniture is an easy and budget friendly update
DIY, Furniture, Outside

How to Paint Patio Furniture

Spring is finally here in the Midwest, and it is time to start doing more living outside! Every single year when Spring rolls around, I look around my yard and patio, and feel like I need buy new everything! Does anyone else feel that way?! Everything feels dark and dusty... and that is exactly how I felt about this metal outdoor table we've had for a few years. The DIY-er in me knew I could probably refresh it with paint, but honestly, I was concerned about the paint job not lasting because of it being outside in the elements.