Corkboard Facelift

August 11th, 2009 in member junk     
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Painted design inspired by a surfer themed bedding set from Pottery Barn
Blah!  Boring corkboard before a face lift.
Painted design inspired by a surfer themed bedding set from Pottery Barn

Painted design inspired by a surfer themed bedding set from Pottery Barn

Photo: www.addressingspaces.com

I found this corkboard at a rummage sale for pennies.  I liked the size of it but of course knew it needed some TLC.  All it took was a little design inspiration, acrylic paint and sealer to protect.  A quick, easy and inexpensive makeover!


Pattern or design used: My Own Design - Corkboards
posted in: member junk, wood, artwork, whimsical, bedroom, paint

Comments (7)

fellowjunker writes: Wonderful transformation!!!!
xojanis Posted: 12:20 pm on August 12th
CottageElements writes: Great job on this redo! Amazing transformation from blah to very upscale. Love it!

Lani Posted: 11:58 pm on August 11th
alicemom writes: This is such a good idea. Yours looks "top notch".
smiles, alice Posted: 11:18 pm on August 11th
bluejean writes: I have been wanting to try this, paint cork board, and am encouraged and inspired to go for it. Great job, great design! Looks "store bought". Posted: 1:41 pm on August 11th
RustyDiva writes: Ditto Candy. I love that with a little creativity, one can decorate a space for very little money and make it look like a million bucks! Good job. Posted: 12:57 pm on August 11th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Very nice! I love how your creations rival high-end companies' merchandise. You give them a run for their money!
Candy Posted: 9:57 am on August 11th
karilelek writes: Wonderful design, it gives me great inspiration for my ugly corkboard. what kind of sealer did you use? Posted: 9:25 am on August 11th
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