Sneak Peek – My First Upholstery Project

Oh my! I have to write! I can feel it like it’s coming out of me! It’s been a while! It was quite hectic the past couple of weeks and it will be our son Ryan’s first birthday this weekend! Actually, I should be planning his birthday.. lol.. I am, I am! You’ll see.. 🙂 MY FIRST UPHOLSTERY PROJECT Hello! I’m back with some new projects and one of them is a small bench.. My very first upholstery project! I think it was a piano stool/bench.  The size is just perfect for our home. It’s a single-seater Read more […]

Design Inspirations

When I started my blog I had no plans.. All I know is that I wanted to write, document the things I’ve been wanting to do for the longest time.. I made my blog my accountability partner.. keeping me busy and living my life exploring.. as if today is my last.. In this journey, I stumble upon creative people, websites and other blogs.. know their stories, their humble beginnings and how they’ve succeeded.  Most of all.. I believe these people are happy people surrounding themselves with beauty Read more […]

DIY Glass Painted Mason Jars as Candle Holders

You may remember my friend Reena Venkatesh, a glass artist, who was featured last month on the blog as well as a workshop on glass painting we were doing. I am so excited to announce that the glass painted mason jar is now published on Scratchmommy.com where I am a DIY contributor. Last Wednesday, Reena taught me how to do it! Thank you, Reena for sharing your art with all of us! You are a true artist willing to teach and share your art to others! To learn more how you can make this on Read more […]

From Stencilling to Decorative Hand Painting

Introduction I’m into a new adventure.. I could not believe where furniture painting has brought me into.   I started painting home decor and home furnitures last June 23rd of this year.  It started with a small mantel clock and now, I just finished our dining table (blog post coming soon)!  It’s been four months since then and I could not believe where it took me and what creativity it has opened. I have no art degree or anything.. I grew up believing I couldn’t draw or paint.  I may have Read more […]