Nothing Like Furniture as Art!

4 Weeks

Oh wowzas. She took soooo long to do! I was given this dresser and thought - I need to do something fun. I saw this old card and of course, the Queen of Hearts is ideal for a nice shape. I blew the card up to see the details better and then got out the paint brushes. A month later, she's done! Well, not quite, I still need to add hardware to open the drawers. And maybe push the drawers in properly for a photo shoot, but man o man I am just so happy she is done! First time around I painted her black, then when she was done I thought no no no she needs to be red. And there you have it. The Queen of Hearts!
I knowwwwwwww I forgot to push in the drawers. The excitement to be done got to me!
The card I used, blown up to see the details.
Her standing all alone
The distressing close up
The distressing close up
The distressing close up

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1 question
  • Bar21790163
    on Jan 7, 2018

    What size did she cut the picture in order to decoupage it on the chest and with what kind of glue did she use. Was there a protective coating over it.

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  • Patrice Angiuli
    on Aug 11, 2014

    Wow is right!

  • Jenni C.
    on Aug 12, 2014

    I love this, but would do one w/ the king (my husband plays poker)....looks like I have another project to add to my list....What type of drawer pulls did you use & did you put them towards the sides or center of drawer?

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