These chairs are quite sturdy, and still have part of a Samsonite label attached to them, but I'm pretty sure none of my children should sit in them anymore! Anyway, it was time to give the chairs a new face yet again. Here is the BEFORE:
Not bad, but getting a little scruffy looking. And where did the seat cushion go?
|painted with DecoArt Multi Surface Paints|
Are you ready for this? They look completely different now . . .
Layers of stencils--let me say, I learned my lesson, I will not try and use flat stencils on a curved surface. But the Americana STICK ON STENCILS are GENIUS!!! That Fleur di Lis above and this kind of brocade stencil here:
those are both stick on stencils, so easy to use on the curved surface of the chair back--this particular one is also on the desk drawer in the post above.
|Chair cushions from a chenille bedspread|
Now if you're here for a peek at the trinket box, created from an upcycled Laughing Cow cheese box. You'll find this in its entirety at the Leaky Shed Studio blog. It's a little shiny something for a shiny little someone:
Thank you for stopping by, and have a wonderful creative week, everyone!