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Topic: From drab table to fab table!  (Read 1519 times)
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shellbell005
« on: March 21, 2011 04:39:36 AM »

I'm not sure if it belongs in this section, but here we go!

I turned this:



To this:



I sanded it, wiped it down, painted it, repainted it, drew out the pattern, painted that on, and painted some more. Then sealed it. Smiley What do you think? C&C welcomed!
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shellbell005
« Reply #1 on: March 21, 2011 02:22:53 PM »

No comments?

This is my first recon of a piece of furniture just to let everyone know.  Undecided
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« Reply #2 on: March 21, 2011 03:26:06 PM »

It's beautiful!  Sometimes things just don't get comments.
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« Reply #3 on: March 21, 2011 03:52:20 PM »

so great ! love that pattern.

i'm looking for a good table to recon similar to that but haven't been having much luck at the thrift shops !
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« Reply #4 on: March 21, 2011 05:27:28 PM »

Thanks you guys!

And I actually inherited this from my grandmother who is an artist herself (She actually painted an entire mural on one side of a bar/restaurant wall)
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« Reply #5 on: March 24, 2011 04:58:04 PM »

Beautiful - this belongs in my guest room!!!
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« Reply #6 on: March 26, 2011 10:11:01 PM »

Nice job! I love it :-)
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« Reply #7 on: March 31, 2011 12:58:39 PM »

I like it! I love whimsical designs, so this one made me smile. Where did you get a table with such good bones?
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