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White Chippy Look

One of my new favourite looks is the chippy paint look.  It’s a bit different than regular distressing.  It has more of an “aged outside” appearance.  It’s a more severe look, but I absolutely love it done with Pure White…

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Blogging Break!!

Please note that I am no longer updating my website (for now!).  To view some of my updated work, please visit my facebook page! https://www.facebook.com/MyHouseMyCanvas/

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Wine Rack ReDo with Java Gel Stain

Every year, my kid’s school hosts Pierogi Night to raise funds.  We collect raffle prizes from generous folks at the school – this year, we had over 200 prizes.   I love painting a piece for the cause.  This year,…

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Provence Desk

Check out this gorgeous desk I just painted!  It’s done in Annie Sloan Provence… a gorgeous teal!   The drawers are lined in an awesome houndstooth shelf liner that I bought from Canadian Tire!  Crappy Tire has the BEST shelf…

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Antiqued Union Jack Table

This piece took FOREVER to finish!!! The good news – it sold right away.   Bad news – after all that work, I got 2 crappy pictures and that’s it. Union Jack side table finished in Annie Sloan Graphite.  Flag…

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Gold Dipped Hall Table

A huge trend I’ve been seeing this year is Gold Dipped accessories and furniture.  It’s all over home decor sites like Pinterest, Apartment Therapy and trendy stores like Anthropologie. I decided to take a go at this trend, and transformed…

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Aubusson Blue

I just finished up this awesome table in Annie Sloan Aubusson Blue with Dark Wax. I know, I know… horrrrrible pics!!!  As usual.