How about a little Oomph!

Diamonds, Stripes and Swarovski crystals! Gabrielle of, Oomph!,  she shares her beautiful hand painted unique coffee table with the American Paint Company community! The table belonged to the customer.  It is solid wood and well crafted. They had it for years but were bored with the originally blonde piece and didn’t find it to be a fit for {Read More…}

This and That Thursday!

This and That Thursday! Do you love a nice buffet as much as we do? Buffets are so versatile they can be used as a storage space, a kitchen island, dresser, or you can use them in a foyer as a special statement piece! Here are a few examples of buffets our paintriots have painted {Read More…}

Makeover Monday – A Funky Vanity

I’m sure a lot of you are anxious for Spring to arrive, hopefully it’s already arrived in your neck of the woods.  I see pictures of other people’s flowers and I’m so jealous!!!  If we can’t start planting for a few more weeks, at least we can enjoy brightening up the place with some paint. Cathy {Read More…}

Facebook Friday #17

The all natural chalk and clay paints from American Paint Company help our paintriots create beautiful projects!  Look what they’ve done this week: All Things New Again painted this chest of drawers with our nation’s flag using Navajo White, Fireworks Red and Born on the 4th and finished with Top Coat. Sweet Pickins merged two different pieces {Read More…}

Giving Tired Furniture a New Life – A China Cabinet

Last year, I decided to sign on as a retailer for American Paint Company.  When I got my first shipment of paint I was like a kid in a candy store! I was dying to paint something so the first day I painted a tray with Liberty. It was incredible! Super smooth and lush and it covered in {Read More…}

Who, What, Where Wednesday – Paint Me Beautiful

My name is Jodie  and I am living my DREAM! I have been painting for 20+ years, interior, exterior, commercial and residential.  I expanded my realm of service to interior decorating and started painting, updating and repurposing items in the home to reflect the clients personality in their space.  My basement and garage quickly filled up {Read More…}

Transforming Furniture – A Cabinet Re-doodle

Sometimes (ok– a lot of times!) I can’t decide how to paint a piece of furniture so it just sits in my garage waiting for inspiration to strike. I didn’t have to wait for this handmade vintage cabinet. The moment I saw it, I immediately knew two things. 1. That pink top and those purple/white {Read More…}

Facebook Friday #16

The power to create is a strong one and our paintriots are transforming furniture with our all natural chalk and clay based paints!  Look what they have done now: Altar’d Market painted this dresser with a custom mix of Coral Reef and Cameo. The custom colors continue with Ivy Lane mixing this one up using Orange {Read More…}

Colors of American Paint Company Chalk and Clay Paint

Our weekend was nothing but sunshine and baseball, mixed in with fresh cut grass, a few paint projects and some Easter planning. A perfect weekend. Today I’m sharing a fun display that I’m working on for my paint “studio” section in the store. I have a lot of plans for the space that will take {Read More…}

Who, What, Where Wednesday – Droopy Daisy

My name is Jamie Holton and I own a business in Texas called Droopy Daisy. I’ve been junking and painting furniture since way before it was ever cool. One of my earliest memories of treasure hunting was with my grandmother, who I called Nanny.  She worked at my grandfather’s car lot downtown, but during lunch, {Read More…}

Makeover Monday – A Beautiful Buffet

Today I’m showing you a buffet makeover just in time for an Easter celebration. You can see from the before that while it has good bones the finish was in average condition in some places and bad shape in others. I kept it simple with this one – just a classic finish with American Paint {Read More…}

Facebook Friday #15

Spring has sprung and the paintriots are busy creating beautiful treasures to ‘feather your nest’.  Look what beauties have been painted this week! The Painted Dragonfly  painted this bed using Voyage and stenciled in Home Plate. Altar’d Market painted this desk using Treasure Box and Liberty. Junque in My Trunk  painted this table using many different {Read More…}

Furniture Makeover – A Vintage Dresser

I decided to try American Paint Company’s new color Peacock on one of my pieces for a market I’m doing. Peacock is a turquoise shade that has a bit of a vintage softness to it. I am usually a grey or vintage white kind of girl, which I actually did start with on this piece, but those {Read More…}

Who, What, Where Wednesday – Larkspur Interiors

Kim and Denise are two old souls who became friends in high school and were reunited several years later when our young families moved onto the same street, Larkspur Circle. Sharing a passion for design, antiques and painted furniture, we decided to launch our own business together and in 2011 created Larkspur Interiors. We have {Read More…}

Painting Furniture – A Farm Table

Do you remember that scene in The Wizard of Oz where the house lands on top of the wicked witch and all you see are her legs sticking out with those fabulous ruby slippers? Well, I found a fabulous pair of legs sticking out just like that underneath a pile of furniture in my daughter Courtney’s garage! {Read More…}

Facebook Friday #14

What can chalk and clay paint do, you ask?  Easily transform your piece!  Check out what our paintriots did using American Paint Company’s chalk and clay all natural paint! The Painted Dragonfly painted this desk and chair using Momma’s Lipstick. Midwest Cottage and Finds  painted this dresser with Peacock and finished in Brown Glaze. Altar’d Designs  {Read More…}

Painting Furniture – Finding Potential in Each Piece

I recognize that this is a terrific piece with great potential and everyone that sees it in my basement, comments on how much they love it.  It could be great, but at the moment, it was not. I’ve been looking at it for 2 years since my daughter, Breanna, found it.  No “a-ha” moments coming, the {Read More…}

Who, What, Where Wednesday – Vintage Market & Paint Studio

Hello, my name is Tina, and I was born and raised in Mississippi, but I have made my home in Alabama for the last 17 years. I received my degree in Interior Design from Mississippi State University and over the years I have worked as a free lance designer and decorator along with raising my {Read More…}

Facebook Friday #13

Time to be inspired and pick up that paint brush! Our paintriots are always busy transforming pieces with American Paint Company’s amazing chalk and clay paint, showing you how easy and beautiful it is to use this all natural paint. Let’s get this party started with a dresser decoupaged and painted with Freedom Road, Plymouth {Read More…}

Painting a Brick Fireplace – From Drab to Fab

One of our customers, Michelle, really wanted a big change in her living room and knew it needed to start here at our shop!  She made a visit to Wirthy Treasures to select the perfect paint color from American Paint Company’s wide array of hues.   She was looking for a more natural paint finish {Read More…}

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