Category: "Walnut Bay Light - HBS Creatin' Contest 2013"

Fancy railing, part 1

by brae  

I had a different idea for a railing assembly I needed for the build, but that idea was a fast disaster.  It required too many extremely precise cuts, and I just didn't have time for that.  The materials were giving me fits, so I abandoned it after an… more »

House of Miniatures Chippendale Desk, finished

by brae  

I was halfway done with the House of Miniatures Chippendale Desk when I realized I liked the distressed black finish as is.  I left it for awhile and decided to keep it. more »

Chrysnbon parlor stove, part 2

by brae  

This past week, I did some spray painting and coated the Chrysnbon parlor stove with flat black.   It toned down the super fancy look of the stove while still maintaining a lot of character.   This is what it looked like before.  The original silver… more »

Trash to trash (can)

by brae  

Inspired by My Small Obsession's trash to treasure page and Lyssa's recent mouthwash cap garbage can in her fabulous Loblolly Westcott House, I've taken two empty creamer containers and sprayed them with Valspar Metallic Silver. :D more »

Wallpaper chosen...and a new method used

by brae  

Last time, I showed you the beadboard and brick insert for the wall.  Now, the wallpaper has been chosen and cut!  :D I love the color, pattern and vibrance with all the Warm White going on in this room.  I stained Houseworks walnut flooring to a dee… more »

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