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Holiday Hop 2014

Our shop is located in the heart of the Short North Arts District near downtown Columbus. This area is filled with unique shops, restaurants, bars and galleries. The first Saturday of each month is gallery hop and it’s a fun day to come see what this area has to offer. This Saturday, is Holiday Hop, the December gallery hop. Perfect time to check out what the shops have to offer for the holidays!

For holiday hop this year we have lots of new items in the shop! We are debuting the gorgeous new clothing line Farmhouse Frocks. IMG_3886.JPG

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IMG_4077.JPG this gorgeous like of upcycled vintage and cottage style clothing is designed and created right in Ohio! The creator, the beautiful Lena, will be joining us at gallery hop Saturday from 6-8pm. She has an amazing eye for taking her pieces and pairing the perfect outfit together!

We will also be showing off several new pieces of antique furniture recently brought back to life by our friend Lysle, with Ourtiques. He brought a trailer full of goodies to the shop this week and they are all gorgeous.

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Other exciting news: we are officially stocked and selling Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint

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IMG_4109.JPG This piece was recently painted in the color “Boxwood”, my current favorite!

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Come see us Saturday, we will be open 12-9ish and will be having lots of holiday hop specials!

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New Furniture painting 101 workshop

Our next painting workshop is scheduled! Sorry for the delay…we’ve been busy re-vamping the shop with new merchandise and busy painting new furniture pieces, of course!

Workshop will be held Sunday May 4th
5:00-8:00pm
Cost is $75
All supplies and projects are provided.

In this class you will learn various techniques that be used on plastic, metal, wood, painted wood, anything!

This dresser was painted one color and then finished with a wash of a Paris Grey:

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This buffet shows an example of using the dark wax and buffing to a shine:

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Another technique we will go over, is layering colors and doing a 2-color distress. Like this:

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With all of these techniques, we will primarily be using Chalk Paint by Annie Sloan. Give some of your tired, date pieces a new life!

If interested, call the shop to pay and register. Spots are limited! 614-266-2248

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2014 Chalk Paint® 101 schedule

Hope all of our amazing customers are having a great holiday season! 2014 will be here before we know it, and once all those decorations are taken down it can make our spaces look drab and in need of “something more.” Instead of going out and buying new…why not update what you have with a Chalk Paint® facelift! No fumes so you can do it right inside during the cold…and the best part of course is no sanding or priming!

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What a difference a little paint and a few hours can make!

Here is our January & February 2014 Chalk Paint® 101 schedule. All Chalk Paint® 101 classes are $95. All materials and projects supll®ied. you will be learning several techniques using the paint and both clear and dark wax. I.e. smooth finish, two color distress, wash, dry brush, etc. to reserve a space call and pay by phone or in store. Please note the location when calling to sign up.

Sunday January 19th, Columbus store 5pm-8pm
Tuesday January 21st, Urbana 5:30pm-8:30pm
Sunday February 23rd, Columbus 5pm-8pm
Tuesday February 25th Urbana 5:30pm-8:30pm

Columbus 614-266-2248
Urbana 937-802-6377

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Happy Holidays!!

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