how i transformed a cheap statue into a classic stone sculpture
What do you do when you have caviar taste and a smart-shopper budget?
Let me show you what I did recently.
The first thing I did was cover it with two coats of Annie Sloan White Chalk Paint.
Then I found some Delta acrylic paints in black and cream around the house and basically began applying several coats of both colors over this piece.
How do you like my fancy art equipment? A foam brush, a paper plate and a grocery bag to remove most of the paint off my brush before I dabble it on the 'man.'
It's the little things we collect that add charm and coziness to our home don't you think?
I still haven't stopped collecting the deep, sepia-colored books that I love... just for their beauty. But for now I'm keeping my shelves on the lighter side more like the shelves in this picture: