Cowhide!

Cowhide!

From trunks to chairs, buffets and dressers, nothing is safe in Lucy’s place from this style. She has created a niche for her work in the coal fields are of Australia, with a demand for this new and quirky style.

2018 Paint Trend – Paint & Wallpaper

2018 Paint Trend – Paint & Wallpaper

This second trend is just as exciting as the first, with a wallpaper/paint combo being used. Typically renewed with the aquas and mints (ok so I have a fascination with both these colours), this paint style is far from shabby or distressed preferring a more…

2018 Furniture Trend – Deconstructed Furniture

2018 Furniture Trend – Deconstructed Furniture

Deconstructed furniture made itself known in 2018 in a big way. Appealing to the raw senses, there is something about being in the proximity of ‘look and don’t touch’ hessian underlays!

Humble Beginnings

Humble Beginnings

From Humble Beginnings Great Things Grow As a Savvy Furniture Painter you know just how good it feels to choose a piece of furniture. Along with your brush, paints and then the first dip of your brush into the pot. The delicious first swipe of…

How to make lusty rusty items

How to make lusty rusty items

Lusting Over Rusting When fellow painter Renaye Hodges showed me that she had made up some rusty items I couldn’t help but ask her to show me how she had done it. So very easy, oh la la, and so very exciting. I love rust,…

How to Add an Image Transfer

How to Add an Image Transfer

Lisa from Ocean Street Furniture shows us how to do an image transfer onto furniture.   How to Do an Image Transfer How to Do an Image Transfer using Fusion Transfer Gel and printed paperBy the lovely Lisa of Ocean Street Furniture Posted by Savvy…

Some Bunny Loves You

Some Bunny Loves You

Some Bunny Loves You Chistel Bradbury takes us on a transformational journey on her childhood set of drawers now beautifully refinished with dreamy rabbits. Posted by Savvy Furniture Painter on Saturday, 10 March 2018