Hand Painted Welcome Chair

Kendall K.
by Kendall K.
There were a few comments about this chair in my "Funky Hand Painted Bench" post. It couldn't be seen clearly, so I thought I'd do a quick post for those who wanted to see it.
I started with an old chair that was going to be thrown out due to a hole in the top. Hubby fixed the hole and gave it a good sand for me.
Next I primed it and sprayed a nice ivory paint on it.
Then a started painting each section a different color.
Welcome added
I decided to make this a "Welcome" chair since I already had a different rug for the porch.
Painting is pretty much done. Just need some embellishments now!
After applying several thin coats of non-yellowing exterior clear coat, I added some stones and bling with gorilla glue.
All done!
It's not the strongest chair and it's very close to the steps (which makes me nervous) so I turned it into a Welcome Pot Holder Chair lol!
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  • Kellyjo Shidler Kellyjo Shidler on Dec 14, 2016
    Im not a good painter nor can I write very good, handwriting is horrible. Can I get some type of stencil so I can trace the letters

  • Joanne Joanne on Feb 03, 2019

    How did you do the polka dots? circles are hard

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  • Merelyn sale Merelyn sale on Feb 01, 2018
    Cool you did a great job. I have one I painted bright yellow, cut a hole in the seat for my plant. Painted butterflies on the back. I'm going to glue some beads and stuff on the side like you did. thanks

  • Karen Bosco Karen Bosco on Jan 07, 2019

    FUN AND BEAUTIFUL ! I cannot wait to get chairs I found made up as Welcome Gifts Such a unique idea !

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