The Chalk Board

  • Last Minute Christmas Ornament

    Here's an ornament that takes less than an hour and is so easy! I took some paper mache stars and used Autentico Vintage and Metallico to paint the...
  • DIY Christmas Ornament for Merry Makers!

    I adore Christmas and love making ornaments. They are so much more special than store bought. 
  • How I Made a Barn Quilt

    Those of you that follow my other site, Daisey Jayne, know I've been into all kinds of needlework way before I started painting furniture and I've ...
  • Use Autentico Versante Matte to Paint Your Exterior Door in 2 Easy Steps

    As the weather gets warmer, I see lots of people working on the outside of their home.   One of the fastest and easiest projects to add a fresh po...
  • Master Bath Vanity Refresh

    In an effort to keep busy during this uncertain time, I've been looking around my home for projects and my master bath vanity was in desperate need of a refresh.
  • Painting a Stair Runner in 3 Easy Steps

    A few years back I painted a runner down a flight of steps in my home, since then the finish has yellowed and is pretty beat up with scuffs and stains.  So it's time for a refresh!
  • My Dining Room China Cabinet Makeover

    One project I've been wanting to do for a while now is the china cabinet in my dining room.  It's a mahogany piece from the 40's or 50's and the reason I bought it is because it's not a large piece, it's not too deep, so the size is perfect.