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It took me longer than I expected and planned. It felt wrong, incomplete .. something was missing.. I started in November and started adding layers.. in December I decided to go for something more than stencil, added some additional acrylic paint layers. Eventually some day in January I decided it is finished 🙂
What is necessary to start this little upholstery project? To renovate and uplift an old armchairs or stools you need: manual skills old armchairs, chairs, stools or some other furniture that you can practice your upholstery on tools and materials for renovating (The only tools I was using were a small hammer, upholstery stapler…
I love finding old pieces of furniture and bringing them to life. I have lots of ‘garbage’ at home that just waiting to be renovated. Tables, chairs, armchairs… wooden pallets waiting to be painted with the stencils. This time I had restored a small chest of drawers that I found on the local ads website….
The weather was crap this weekend. Really bad. Look at the photo of my balcony if you don’t believe me. What to do, what to do I asked myself and decided to reuse the wood left from the disassembled cabinet. How? By painting it. Nice glass of wine and hazardous spray fumes made my weekend really colourful despite all the greyness outside 😀
What to do, what to do I asked myself and decided to reuse the wood left from the disassembled cabinet. How? By painting it. I started from a small pieces that used to be a door. apx 30×30 cm.
I then decided to do something bigger. I think this used to be a side of the cabinet.
And all of this because of the weather 🙂
This last piece I made couple of weeks ago, when the weathe was still great. An old wooden pallet that was there wIti g for me to decide what is it going to be. I planned a table top but eventually decided for a mixed media stencil. The size is probably 60×90 cm.
New year, new projects. This is what I did last this week . Order from Ania:)
I was very busy over the last few weeks. I traveled and had visitors for the last 2 weeks. Despite all of that I found some time to finish the batiks that I started last year. Eventually! I am really proud as they are made exactly, how my Indonesian teacher taught me. This includes the…
My Soft Pastels Drawings
I have recently came back to painting on fabric. What I realised was that I have big collection of hand painted male t-shirts and many cool hand painted girl tops. What I was lacking is clothing for children. So I decided to do something about this gap. Here you can see the the limited collection…
I am back from my travels. For the last couple of months, ever since I did this batik course in Java I couldnt wait to do something creative. I had so many ideas, so many concepts but I started with my old passion – painting on fabrics. As I decided to participate in one or…