Painting Fabric Upholstery – In 7 Easy Steps

Painting fabric in 7 easy steps! How to Paint fabric using Chalk-Acrylic Paint, no fabric medium required.  I've done several posts on painting fabric and every time I do it,  I love it even more. [...]

Balayage Dresser and Welcome Center

Also Included: Quick Glaze How to! Make a Chalkboard! Stop Bleed Through! Balayage/Ombre! I love auctions, it used to be something we did every weekend and became our date night.  But life gets busy and priorities change. While I can’t always go with my honey, I can still buy online! This Victorian style dresser [...]

How to Whitewash Furniture

by Shabby Paints Rescue Rep. Abbie Schwab  Step by Step Whitewash Effect: So you have fell in love with the timeless whitewashed finish!  Follow Abbie's easy step by step guide to achieving the look you have adored. One of my most requested furniture “colors” Step 1: lightly [...]

A safer way to Lime Wood

A Safer way to Lime Wood I am so excited to bring you this tutorial because I love the look of Limed wood, but hate the toxin laden, labor intensive aspect lurking behind the beauty. You might know this technique as being called Lime Waxing, Lime Washing, White Washing or even Cerusing. Best described as highlighting wood grain or the pores. There are lots of ways to do this and I’m not big on doing things like everyone else. So here is my zero VOC, Earth & Animal Friendly version of Cerusing.