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Whimsical Painted Furniture!

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Whimsical Painted Furniture!

Whimsical and Fun! This piece has those 2 words written ....I mean....Painted all over it! Spring Flowers are almost ready to bloom for and I am so so Ready! I absolutely Love “Big” Blooms of Roses...such as these that I "picked" just for this cabinet. They draw your eyes in and give you that "Spring Time" feeling.                 The flowers "Pop" beautifully off the fresh yellow paint I chose for this piece as the base coat. I blended purples and blues with a few pops of mint.  In the “distance” you can see butterflies...

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Furniture Painting Series

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Furniture Painting Series

Hello Everyone! This was my very first "Texas Gypsy Style" Furniture Painting Series, hosted on my Newest Facebook Group Page just for anyone wanting to learn more about my furniture painting technique.   This particular project was a custom order for some of my new local clients who were actually designing their friends dining space.   I invited them to be apart of the group since we would all be working together and it would give my students an experience in communicating with clients and custom orders.   The class also had an actual customer of mine who had purchased a "Texas Gypsy...

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"TEXAS GYPSY STYLE" Painting Technique

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"TEXAS GYPSY STYLE" Painting Technique

"Texas Gypsy Style" is the NEW furniture painting technique this year!  It has been catching the eyes of customers and furniture artists all over the world.   Exciting News!  This year "Texas Gypsy Style" was featured in Dixie Belle Paint Company's "Belle Magazine" and it is filled with so many wonderful furniture artists stories, painting tips and more!  My story comes from the heart and I decided to share that moment with Belle Magazine's readers because I know that we are connected and on this journey together.  It is hard to dig deep into why we paint or why we...

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The BEST [STEP by STEP] Guide on How to Make Your own Tie-Dye Boho Gypsy Curtains in 2020

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The BEST [STEP by STEP] Guide on How to Make Your own Tie-Dye Boho Gypsy Curtains in 2020
I have been tie.....DYING to show you my Boho Tie-Dye Curtains!!!  
We had these off white curtains for a while and I was actually about to just take them on over to Goodwill...But!  I thought....What a Great time to try out Dixie Belle Chalk Mineral Paint and do some Gypsy DIY on Curtains!

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Gypsy Bamboo Chairs Makeover

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Gypsy Bamboo Chairs Makeover
Today's post features one of my Favorite Dixie Belle Paint Colors, Colonel Mustard! I had purchased some Southwest Style Fabric for another project and have been dying to use it on something else.  Well...today was the day! 

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