Category Archives: Paint Techniques

Spray Painted Toy Magnets {Part 2 DIY Magnetic Board}

Tutorial for how to spray paint old toys and plastic animals and turn into magnets for kids magnetic boards.

      I’m back today with Part 2 of the DIY magnetic board project that I shared on Monday here.  For those of you who missed it, I shared the tutorial on Monday for the magnetic board that I made … Continue reading

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My Favorite DIY Paint Techniques and Tutorials for Revamps

Top ten paint techniques and tutorials on The Creativity Exchange

  Happy Friday friends! Yay!! The weekend is finally here! For those of you who happened to miss Monday’s post, I shared my top 10 all-time most popular DIY projects here to celebrate The Creativity Exchange’s  5 year blogiversary.  I … Continue reading

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Easy Faux Gold Leaf Paint Trick

Tutorial for how to do an easy faux gold leaf paint technique that looks like the real thing.  The Creativity Exchange

  I have been in the process of re-styling my living room bookshelves. I really just wanted to update them and add some touches of teal and gold leaf. I don’t have a lot to share yet because I have … Continue reading

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DIY Oversized Trays Using Plywood Boards

Tutorial for making oversized trays with plywood boards.  You can paint or cover in wallpaper and add cabinet hardware.  The Creativity Exchange

  I had a palm to the forehead moment last week when I was looking at all of the scrap wood left over from my projects in the garage.  For some reason, the way the wood and boards of various … Continue reading

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Quick Coffee Table Paint Revamp- Paint It Monday

Coffee table revamp using Velvet Finishes Paint.  The Creativity Exchange

Hi guys!! I hope you all had a wonderful weekend and welcome to another Paint It Monday! A few weeks ago, I decided to do a super quick paint revamp of our coffee table.  Our coffee table was actually my … Continue reading

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Faux Plaster Paint Treatments: Why and How To (Paint It Monday)

Faux plaster paint technique.  How to do it.  The Creativity Exchange

    I hope you guys had a fantastic weekend and welcome to another Paint It Monday! Last week, I shared the reveal pictures of my entry way revamp project:   In that post, I mentioned that I did a … Continue reading

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Round Up of Velvet Finishes Furniture Revamps: Paint It Monday

Round up of furniture revamps with the new awesome paint line Velvet Finishes.  The Creativity Exchange

    I hope you guys had a wonderful weekend and Easter! Welcome to another Paint It Monday! Over the last couple of months, I have received a lot emails and questions about the new fabulous Velvet Finishes paint line … Continue reading

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Updating Outdoor Furniture and Accessories with Paint: Paint It Monday

Tips for painting outdoor furniture, garden pots and accessories. The Creativity Exchange

  I hope you guys have had a fantastic weekend! Welcome to another Paint It Monday! Spring has sprung (for most of us) and I know a lot of you are starting to think about fluffing your outdoor areas. Last … Continue reading

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Creative Ways to Paint Children’s Furniture {Paint It Monday}

Tutorial for creatively painting children's furniture. Nightstand painted with Velvet Finishes Paint {The Creativity Exchange}

  I hope you guys have had a fabulous weekend! Welcome to another Paint It Monday! If you’ve been following along with me the last couple of week’s, you may remember that my daughter and I are in the middle … Continue reading

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Jeff Lewis Paint Colors are Now at Home Depot

Jeff Lewis paints are now available at Home Depot

      You know I’m a serious paint geek when I get so excited that I stop everything I’m doing to share breaking paint news with you! A year ago, I wrote a post about how much I loved … Continue reading

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