Category: DIY

Sit.

     I’ve always loved this old wooden chair! And it was time to give it a fresh new look! I made a chalk paint mixture with Plaster of Paris + a ‘Vintage white’ (same as my table + chairs) paint. I then used a Martha Stewart Satin Acrylic craft paint (“Beach Glass” #32012) as the …

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Hemp daisy

Creating hemp bracelets and anklets. This is a “daisy” bracelet for me. <grin> #craftyweekend

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DIY chalk paint

I bought this awesome and very heavy solid wood table and chairs off Craig’s List for a decent price! I like buying secondhand. #recycleandreuse The table and chairs are in great shape, but I knew immediately the warm wood… simply would not do. I want a vintage white and the distressed look. I found this DIY chalk paint recipe by …

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Let there be light

I love making my own tea lights! It takes a lot of beeswax to make one tea light – now I know why beeswax candles are so expensive! I bought the brick of beeswax from Campbell’s Gold Honey Farm and Meadery: 2595 Lefeuvre Rd, Abbotsford, BC V4X 1L5 (map) Website Facebook

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