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My goal is to provide my clients with beautiful furniture that they will be proud to showcase in their homes or to teach them to transform their own furniture into show pieces they’ll be proud of.

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Mixing Colors and Where to Find the Recipe

So, are you stuck trying to find a fun unique color for that next project? Are you trying to find a color that will match with your decor style?  What if you can't find that color ?  Well, I wanted to show you a tip on where to find some options to inspire you.   As...

Let’s Talk “Gel Stains” and Options

I get questions on a regular basis about how to use all the different stains (oil based, water based and stain "look-a-likes".   I did a video on this and decided to write out all the important details for you all in a blog as well.    All products used in these...

Easy Paint Pour Look without the Mess

Dixie Belle Paints and Supplies  Do want to do a paint pour look on your furniture or home decor items, but don't want the mess of having to tip and spin your piece, then this is the tutorial for you.   I will also include a full video tutorial for you as well, if you...

Fun Stuff to Do While at Home #GetCraftyWithIt

During this difficult time we are all going through, we all need a way to keep our minds and our hands busy.  For me, that means "Getting Crafty".   Crafting and doing small DIY projects is a great way to relax, keep your mind busy and bring some beauty to things...

Sealing Dark Colors

One of the biggest struggles people have with protecting their hand painted furniture (when using dark colors) is applying a streak free final clear coat.  Today I will be walking you through tips when using a clear coat.  I use Dixie Belle's clear coats and their...

Adding an Image to Your DIY Projects using Pieces Prints

Want to really customize your home decor DIY or furniture projects.  I found a fun, unique and easy solution.   There's a new company out called Piece Prints (www.PiecePrints.com).  You can send them  your own photos or images, or you can select from copyright free...

Adding a Raised Stencil

So, you have a piece of furniture, a cabinet door, a kitchen island and you want to make it stand out but you're not sure what to do.   Here's an easy and beautiful way to embellish your piece without breaking the bank 🙂 Before: After Painted in Dixie Belle French...

Painted Jewelry Boxes …. Great holiday gift idea

Are you looking a unique gift idea for someone special in your life?  Something that shows you put your heart and soul into it?  Well, I have an idea for you.   I love jewelry boxes...who doesn't?   They come in all different sizes and shapes.  So let's personalize...

Easy Blending Tutorial and Applying a Transfer

This piece was a fun one for me to do a blending video on and I also show you how to apply a transfer (the floral images you see around the piece).    Now keep in mind, this is a recording of a LIVE video, but I keep all my talking directed to answering...

Patina and Gilding Wax for the Win

I LOVE using patina on furniture and I have several video tutorials on different ways to get different looks.  Rust (Iron Patina with Green Activation Spray) is my usual "go-to" look I like to use.   I'm going to show you an easy way to get a multi-tonal look (Rust...

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