trash junking

April 19th, 2010 in member junk     
keeshagirl4 keeshagirl4, member
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driving by some curbside trash/junk the other day, i slammed on the brakes when i saw something with a  pretty blue chipped paint look. upon closer inspection, i realized it was an old homemade trellis and there were 2 of them. so i grabbed them and the scrap wood that came with it and took it home. i showed it to my husband and ask him to turn it into  a big easel for me, so that when i went to shows, i could display a huge painting on it and hang necklaces from it. i love how it turned out! for now it sits on the front porch in all its glory!


Pattern or design used: My own design - kecia deveney
posted in: member junk, wood, , country, whimsical, outdoor spaces, porch, sunroom, junk, easel, shabby chic, treasure, chipped paint, curbside, trash, trellis

Comments (9)

ninnarae writes: Now THIS is a great idea- love the paint! Posted: 5:56 pm on April 23rd
alicemom writes: Cool Beans!
smiles, alcie Posted: 10:36 pm on April 21st
racers7 writes: Funk-tastic! As an artist, I know easels are expensive unless you make your own and your recycle is just perfect! Melody Posted: 10:31 am on April 20th
OnEaglesWings writes: Good thing no one was directly behind you when you slammed on brakes! How fun that you found the trellis and turned it into an easel...great idea...love it! Posted: 9:59 am on April 20th
fellowjunker writes: I love easels of any size....these are absolutely spectacular...lucky you to have such a talented hubby!
xojanis Posted: 10:56 pm on April 19th
bluebucket writes: Easels are so neat and yours looks great.
doreen Posted: 8:47 pm on April 19th
oldnews writes: Cool! It turned out perfectly! I LOVE those great roadside finds...Marie Posted: 7:21 pm on April 19th
clevergirldesign writes: That's awesome. I LOVE the color... Posted: 5:41 pm on April 19th
RustyDiva writes: I can feel the adrenaline rush now ~ congrats! Posted: 4:30 pm on April 19th
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