Monthly Archives: March 2016

Paint a box… repaint a box

Never leaving anything as it was …. well that can mean never as it was intended, or never as I had previously decorated it. I recently decorated a wooden box …. I lined the inside with my old favourite sticky … Continue reading

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Put up the bunting!

It’s Good Friday and I’ve got the day off work, I’ve done a little gardening and am now sitting in the sun – how lovely to be able to do, so early in the year. It’s Spring and a time … Continue reading

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Glass Painting

Hi there, Have you ever tried glass painting?  It’s such a nice hobby and easy to personalise your own glass (you can paint crockery too) and I’ve done quite a lot over the years. A few colleagues got me to … Continue reading

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Mini chest of drawers

Hi there, When I was about 17 years old I started painting little wooden boxes and selling the finished boxes at a little sale held once a week on a Friday afternoon at Warlingham Church Hall. Alongside these I also … Continue reading

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Bookcase

I’m sure lots of you have had the Ikea CD/DVD/Book tower in your home at sometime over the recent past. We had a couple in my daughters room for years. When she went to Uni and took her DVDs in … Continue reading

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