Today I’m still in the garage working on projects that will be sold at the Market at White Barns in Hawkeye, Iowa. I have a few other projects that need to be finished by then so expect a few more posts from the garage.
Today’s project…this. I bought the little already painted gray shelf at the same garage sale that I bought last week’s table from. This one was $15.
Again I think the person who painted it was going for a look but didn’t do the last finishing things. Again with this piece I am going for more of a vintage farmhouse look.
The shelf was painted with a gloss paint and in general, that is not at all what a vintage farmhouse piece needs….
There were a few dings in it but nothing terrible.
By the time I’m done, those dings won’t stand out at all. With the last piece I did, I opted to make more dings and sand off any gloss. Here’s a close up of what I was going for. [Read more…] about Whatever Wednesday