Monthly Archives: November 2017

Santa doesn’t always have to wear red

Although the majority of the Santas in my collection at home are dressed in various shades of red, I do have a few that are in different jewel tones that make them stand out from the rest. I thought our 2017 Santa would be a great piece to paint in a rich, regal color that…

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Merry Christmoose

Inspired by a pillow design that I saw on Pinterest, I knew our Merry Christmas Board would be perfect for the Merry Christmoose design with my own twist. What a fun and rustic project this turned out to be…I think I may want to paint one more! I just chose a font from my computer…

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Candy Cane Lane Sign

I love making quick and easy signs, especially for the holidays. Inspired by a sign I saw on Pinterest, I went to work looking through our wood selection to find something that would be just perfect. Along with a minimal color palette and basic painting techniques this sign can be completed easily by painters and…

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NEW Tote Bags

Don’t miss out on our Black Friday deals! We have over 500 items marked down, new surfaces and paint products and fun gift ideas!

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Quick & Easy Acrylic Ornaments

Sometimes I get in the mood to create something fun, simple, and just plain crafty! Our round acrylic ornaments I just couldn’t wait to fill. They come in two pieces, which makes filling them easy…and they just snap together. I did use a little hot glue at the top and bottom once the ornaments were…

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12 Weeks of Christmas: Week 8

Today is Week 8 of our 12 Weeks of Christmas!  This weeks FREE Downloadable pattern is “Melt My Heart” by Laurie Speltz. Paint this cute heart board for your sweetie this season!

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Fall Plate

When I saw Jane Allen’s “Give Thanks” I immediately knew that I wanted to make it as a hostess gift for Thanksgiving. The warm Autumn colors and funky banner made this so much fun to paint! Even a beginner like me can paint this beautiful project. I followed Jane’s pattern with just a few exceptions….

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12 Weeks of Christmas: Week 7

Today is Week 7 of our 12 Weeks of Christmas!  This weeks FREE Downloadable pattern is “Snowy Christmas Keys” by Margaret Wilson. Margaret’s keys would make the cutest ornaments or festive gift toppers!

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Tom the Turkey

  Palette: DecoArt Americana Acrylics Baby Blue #13042 Burnt Sienna #13063 Canyon Orange #13238 Cashmere Beige #13091 Cocoa #13253 Cool White #13240 Deep Midnight Blue #13166 Dove Grey #13069 Georgia Clay #13017 Light Mocha #13241 Orange Twist #13256 Raw Sienna #13093 Salem Blue #13043 Soft Black #13155 Tuscan Red #13255 Whispering Turquoise #13537 Surface: Mr….

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12 Weeks of Christmas: Week 6

Today is Week 6 of our 12 Weeks of Christmas!  This weeks FREE Downloadable pattern is “Vintage Sweets” by Tracy Moreau. Tracy’s peppermints are so sweet, you will want to display it all year long!

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