Saturday, December 31, 2011

2011 Painted Projects Review

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My first 'posted about' try at painting 'objects' was a ornamental bird cage and ceramic bird (April 6/11). I was influenced by reading and tutorials from other painting bloggers, here is # 1 (pre-Picnik).

I painted a lot of vintage green small furniture.  Then on March 17, 2011 Miss Mustard Seed blogged about chalk paint (Annie Sloan). Over the next few months I wanted/desired ASCP and learned a great deal about that paint in the interm. Finally, in August, there was a reseller in BC and the store (The Passionate Painter) was in Langley, a drivable distance. Painted more furniture. Used up a great deal of a soft vintage color of green latex as well. Chairs, side tables, little tables, a dresser, children's furniture, frames, chalk boards, bulletin board. Links with the pictures below to the original posts. I enjoyed the learning, enjoyed spray painting, enjoyed chalk paint.
What follows is a 'grouping' of furniture, frames and chalkboards.

ASCP Paris Grey and Old White Dresser

Painting Frames - here, here, here, here, here, here, here






Side tables - here,  hereherehere, here, here, here


Wall shelves - here, here, herehere, here



Vintage Green painted furniture - herehere



Trays - here, here


Desks - here and school desk - here


Chalkboard paint - here
I also made chalkboard paint banners, chalkboard painted silver plate trays.


Spray Paint projects - here, here
I also spray painted chairs, frames and base coats for furniture.

2011 Painting in Review

7 comments:

  1. Love ALL your projects!!! Your frames are all beautiful!

    Blessings,
    Angie

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  2. They are all gorgeous. You are so clever!
    Happy New Year, looking forward to seeing more in the new year.

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  3. My fave is the Eastlake dresser in grey/white. I bet that sold right away. Happy New Year! ~ Maureen

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  4. It has been a good year of learning and doing, letting your Artistic self flow. Thanks for all your giving, caring and sharing.

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  5. All your 2011 work is really inspiring me going into 2012! I'll be doing some serious reorganizing this year, but I'm remembering some furniture I have in storage that may come out soon. :)

    Have a Happy New Year and may 2012 be another great year for your projects!

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  6. Happy new year to you as well! Thank you for visiting and commenting at my blogsite!
    Your projects are terrific--you clearly are a master with that brush and pail!!!
    Talk again with you soon, joy.
    Best, Lisa (the frenchman's wife).

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  7. You have really been bust with lots of projects!

    Thank you for for sharing at Potpourri Friday. I wish you a healthy, prosperous and sparkling New Year!

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Thanks for visiting. I read and appreciate all your comments. Joy

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