Door Transformation | Habitat Restore Find

Door Transformation | Habitat Restore Find

My goal with this door project was simple: make it look old
1. antique/industrial elements
2.
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Texture and Layering | Painting Technique

Texture and Layering | Painting Technique

I needed to make a new door, look old. Really old. The only dilemma was the underlying "new" door...

DIY Magnetic Wristband | My Altered State

DIY Magnetic Wristband | My Altered State

Necessity can be cruel.
She can make you do things that you had never imagined yourself
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DIY Wooden Snowflake - My Altered State

DIY Wooden Snowflake - My Altered State

I’m a sucker for snowflakes. There, I said it.
To me, they are a perfect example of artistic use
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DIY Faux Butcher Block

DIY Faux Butcher Block

In my shop, there is a lot of scrap going on.
Once in a while I feel it staring at me, and that’s
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Swiss Inspired Scrap Wood Art

Swiss Inspired Scrap Wood Art

Time waster. That’s what I call those things that I mess around with because I’m avoiding something...

Serving Tray Tutorial

Serving Tray Tutorial

Sometimes, I build a random serving tray. It’s my go-to item of choice when I want to whip up...

Refinished French Provincial | High Gloss Furniture | Automotive Paint

Refinished French Provincial | High Gloss Furniture | Automotive...

One day I was fine painting with chalk paint and putting satin and matte finishes on things, then...

Distressing Techniques | Paint Finish

Distressing Techniques | Paint Finish

I use the word Distress loosely, It’s one of those blanket terms for “scrape, scratch, hurt, dent,...

Faux Brick Wall Art - My Altered State

Faux Brick Wall Art - My Altered State

This project idea kind of came out of left field, but I’ll take it. I’ve come to realize that I...

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