Refinished Nautical Dresser at Renovar

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Hello Friends, Welcome back to our blog page! We are staying quite busy this winter with new classes and workshops for all tastes! We couldn’t be happier with the way all of you have welcomed us to the community! We thank you! Here is a first look at a beautiful nautical dresser that is now […]

Our Summer Kids Canvas Classes are Here!

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We are excited to announce that our first Renovar Summer Kids Canvas Classes are special “Father’s Day” themed events. Toddler Tootsies Your child will create a work of art using their feet and/or hand prints. The print can then be presented to dad as a wonderfully memorable Father’s Day gift. The class is on Saturday morning […]

How to Spray Paint Your Light Fixture…Then Recover After Surgery

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So, before I go into the How-To:  I wanted to apologize, yet again, for being so…absent.  I haven’t wanted to add too much content to the blog for 2 reasons. The first and more critical reason is that I have been sick.  Since July 8th.  Being sick means that NO projects have been done.  Zip, Zilch, Nothing, […]

DIY Two-Tone Furniture Makeover – Part Two

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HOW TO STRIP, SAND, PAINT, STAIN and AGE FURNITURE (Part 2) Welcome back~ this is part two of the strip it, sand it, stain it, paint it and age it post.  To see part one of this tutorial, CLICK HERE. STAINING I stained the tops and the drawers with dark walnut oil based stain from […]

From baby changing table to wet bar / kitchen island

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Welcome to another transformation Tuesday!!  This time I am showing you how I took a baby changing table and made it into a kitchen island or wet bar if you fancy…  I originally shared this post on Becca’s blog HERE! I started out with a cherry finish baby changing table that I purchased from a […]

DIY Two Tone Furniture Makeover – Part 1

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How to Strip, Sand, Paint, Stain and Age Furniture – Part 1   My mom, one of Renovar’s number one fans and supporters of my new endeavor, purchased 3 tables at a thrift store she frequents.  I work Monday through Friday from 7:30-4:00 so I have VERY limited time to shop for furniture or projects to […]

Old Window RE-PURPOSED to a Menu Chalkboard

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Transformation Tuesday: Old Window turned Menu Board I originally wrote and shared this post HERE.  Hey guys and welcome to another episode of Transformation Tuesday.  If you are new here, Transformation Tuesday It is where I showcase furniture that has been re-designed, re-purposed or re-loved.  Occasionally, I simply do an up-cycle project like this one. […]

Operation Project Organization ~ Month 3: Entryway – IN PROGRESS!

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We are halfway through March already!  Each time I post, I think, WOW?  How can this be?  Time is really flying by quickly and I am not looking forward to how quickly the 1st anniversary of my 39th birthday is coming upon me.  Mind you, it IS at the end of the year.  But it’s […]

Oh My Heartsie Girl WW Link-up {week 8}

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This is my 8th week of participating in the awesome linky party!  With over 200 post link ups, this is a great place to party if you have a blog!  If not, you can still click on the in-linkz link and check out some amazing happenings on the world wide web that other bloggers are sharing […]