Monday, February 6, 2012

Why I Rarely paint things....

I have been painting this work bench in the hope of getting it over to the WAC to sell. I am really happy with how it is coming along. I should have taken a before shot as it was half painted orange. Although I don't mind orange it really didn't suit so I decided to give it a bit of a revamp.
I normally try to avoid painting for a couple of reasons. Firstly I never seem to have the time, and things sit around for ever waiting to be done and secondly,
because despite my best efforts, I manage to get covered in paint myself. 
At least the white highlights will make a bit of a change from the grey.

I am yet to examine my dotty ribbon for damage but no doubt I will have got some on it too....aargh!! 

6 comments:

  1. You'll have a Cruella De Vil look about you with those paint stripes in your hair. I always get paint in my hair too. xx

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  2. Me three! Oh well. The bench is looking great! Xx

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  3. That bench looks fantastic - really lovely! I'm the same whenever I paint not quite sure how I manage to make so much of a mess! Love your blog and have to get to the WAC to check out your store!

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  4. It looks great lovely shade of blue to. Im to chicken to paint furniture incase it goes wrong i have used wood stain etc that is more up my street ;-) and easier. Fingers crossed its not on your lovely ribbon. dee xx

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  5. We all manage to paint our hair, I think!

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  6. Even I prefer not to paint furniture as it can get messy at times:)

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