There are several different ways to press botanicals. You can build your own press or buy one online. I am loving this Nature Press from Amazon. Another popular method is to place a leaf between the pages of a heavy book and wait 2-3 weeks for it to dry. However, if you are pressed(pun intended) ... Read More about DIY Pressed Botanical Art
Hooray!!! We made it to The One Room Challenge Finale!! We have been working hard on the Musty Mudroom Makeover the past 6 weeks and I am excited to show you the end results! When I entered the challenge, I didn't have any idea what I was going to do on this wall. All I knew was that the ... Read More about ORC Week 6: The Finale
Raise your hand if you love boring brown tile! OK I will admit that I raised my hand several years ago and chose to install the brown tile in our new home. What was a thinking? I will tell you exactly what I was thinking... "It seems safe." "Brown neutral tile never goes out of style...right?" ... Read More about Paint & Stencil Tile Tutorial
I can't believe we are on Week 4 of the One Room Challenge. I think this has been my favorite week so far! If you have been following along...Week 1, Week 2, Week 3...you will know that I have spent most of the challenge painting. My fingers, clothes, and hair(I'm a messy painter) have been ... Read More about ORC Week 4: Making Some Progress
My love for artichokes may have played a role in my choice of paint colors for Week 3 of the One Room Challenge. Doesn't the Sherwin Williams Artichoke paint look delicious(pun intended) with the stained wood bench? I am loving this color! However, before I was able to do any painting, the ... Read More about ORC Week 3: Artichokes…Anyone?