Category Archives: Finished Projects

“Home” Wooden License Plate

I have been seeing a lot of “Home” signs on Pinterest where the “O” in home is the state that you live in, and thought to myself that would be fun to make! We have lots of sign options but decided to use our Wooden License Plate (#62809) for this project. You will only need…

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Garden Picket Sign

I have always wanted to paint a garden sign, why have I not done it until now? Well, time for one, but also, I have so many hobbies and crafts that I tend to bounce around from project to project alot, and well, the garden sign just never happened. We put up a small section…

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Patio Paint Garden Statue Redo

Do your garden statues need to be freshened up a bit? If they are like some of ours, they are in need of a fresh coat of paint, one of ours in particular! When both of our boys finished 8th grade, we planted a tree for both of them in separate gardens in our backyard…

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Blue Delft Mache Egg

I am a fan of Toile and Redwork designs and was seeing lots of egg designs in beautiful Blue Delft paisley patterns on Pinterest and wanted to create something very similar. I thought our 4″ Paper Mache Egg (#40184) would be perfect and I grabbed two colors of DecoArt’s new Premium Tube Acrylics (because I…

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Family Pallet Sign

Sometimes I just want a quick and easy project that is finished in a few hours, especially after working on a project that has taken a long time, or is taking a long time. I am really loving the pallet signs that you see everywhere, but honestly, I always think to myself, I can do…

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Paper Mache Easter Eggs

With spring sneaking up on us fast and Easter being April 1st, I was ready for a fun and easy project that would shout “SPRING”! I love to decorate for Easter and knew that our Americana Decor Chalky Paint has fun spring colors that would work perfect for the project I had in mind. So,…

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Forever & Always Sign

PALETTE Americana Decor Chalky Paint Lace #15101 Yesteryear #15406 Vintage #15396 SURFACE Narrow Rectangle Grooved Board #62936 TOOLS Curly Alphabet Stencil #71925 FolkArt Stencil Value Pack #71932 Americana Decor Waxing Brush #28000 Creme Wax Deep Brown #72001 Silver Wire #82211   After I took down my Valentine themed mantel, I was trying to decide what…

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St. Patrick’s Day Door Hanger

PALETTE Americana Acrylic  Kelly Green #13055 Warm White #13239 Extreme Sheen  24K Gold #16077 Glamour Dust  Emerald #13595 SURFACE 14″ Jumbo Tag Plaque TOOLS & SUPPLIES Cling Wood Background Stamp Dual Sided Paint Pouncers Green Jingle Bell Assortment Metallic Cord – Green I always get so excited for St. Patrick’s Day! It is such a…

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Chalky Paint Frame Refresh

PALETTE Americana Decor Chalky Paint Carbon #15408 Everlasting #15100 Americana Decor Chalky Paint is a great way to give something old a fresh new look with ease! I was given a collage frome from the 70s that had never been used, but was a little sad looking and I wanted to give it new life…

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Chalky Paint Family Sign

I love all of the signs that you see in stores and on Pinterest. I love the simplicity of them, yet don’t want to buy them when I know I can make them on my own. We have some great stencils and supplies that can make creating your own signs for your home in just…

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