"Modern Art Inspired" Revamped Dresser

December 3rd, 2010 in member junk     
lorimarsha lorimarsha, member
4 users recommend

I had an old Ikea dresser that was my son's years ago and when he moved out he left it here. (Yes, it was that ugly.) It served a purpose in my studio- additional storage- but I got tired of looking at its ugliness. I've been wanting to decoupage it for several months but lacked the inspiration. On Friday I found a large hardcover Modern Art textbook chock full of glossy images. Exactly what I needed to get motivated. I spent the last three days cutting, adhering and clearcoating. It's the first thing you see when you go downstairs and turn left to my studio.

Pattern or design used: My own design - lorimarsha
posted in: member junk, wood, furniture, salvaged redesigned furniture dresser decoupage color c

Comments (9)

junquegal writes: I like how you put black & white pics on the sides and color images on the front. I have been wanting to do a piece of furniture like that too!! Great job and all the better when you can use the finished project when you get done!! Posted: 8:06 am on December 19th
MakinItHappen writes: Ain't it great when that exact thing you need comes along? Looks mahvelous! Posted: 10:36 am on December 12th
byabpryor writes: Now that is something GREAT to gaze upon. I love it...I would never get bored and would always be inspired! Posted: 7:14 am on December 10th
jamminjunk writes: Wow! I thought it was a frig covered in pictures. I didn't realize it was a dresser until I opened your supporting pictures. Very cool. Posted: 10:20 am on December 8th
chippingcharm writes: Wow...now that will get the creative juices flowing for sure! Laurel Posted: 4:49 am on December 6th
JunkArchitect writes: AMAZING WORK!

Posted: 6:24 pm on December 5th
suewhitney writes: VERY cool. Looks like this was a labor of love!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 8:27 am on December 5th
oldnews writes: How fun is this! It's wonderful!! Marie Posted: 2:11 am on December 5th
artteachergirl writes: WOW!!!! Creative and great reuse instead of tossing. Posted: 5:17 pm on December 4th
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