The Secret to Painting Over a Dark Color

painting over a dark color

Not too long ago I shared with you how we will be doing “the great room swap” this month.  You can read all about that >>>here<<<.  Basically, one son is moving upstairs, one daughter is moving downstairs into that room, and two girls are moving out to dorms this month.  Anyways, when we bought this house both of the smaller bedrooms down stairs were painted dark blue.  The first step in the great room swap was to paint one of those blue[Read more]

Painting Letters on Wood- Pallet Herb Garden Part 2

Painting Letters on Wood This week I will be covering part 2 of our pallet herb garden posts. Last week I shared > this post <about how we created an herb garden using discarded pallets. I had promised y’all that I would write part 2 detailing how I transferred the labels onto the pallets for painting letters shown below. I have never been very good at free-hand painting letters. I need some sort of stencil or guide to help keep them looking nice.  Over[Read more]