Archives for September 2016

Paper Towels Overload and New Wood Tote Style

Paper towels… I have oodles of them. If there’s ever a zombie apocalypse and there’s a raid on grocery stores, my family may not have a stockpile of food to fall back on, but we have plenty of paper towels. My husband found an amazing deal, and bought several cases of them. We now have them stacked in our bedroom, and taking up space in our bathroom storage closet. Looking at all of them made me want to work on more farmhouse {Read More}

Mandala Table, Pantry Door, Tea Cart, + More – TotT #36

Do you know what mandala designs are? I didn’t, but I learned this week because of one of the links shared at Talk of the Town! I Googled it, and the designs are really pretty geometric patterns representing the universe in Hindu and Buddhist symbolism. Wait until you see the table painted with a mandala design that’s just one of our features this week! Welcome back to Talk of the Town! First, let’s take a look at what you may have {Read More}

Bible Verse Typography Printables in Two Color Choices

I think I’ve mentioned in the past that my middle son is a graphic design major in college and for one of his recent assignments he designed a Bible verse typography poster, with the text from James 4:8. He knows how much I love typography, so he sent the image to me in two different color options. One has a black background with white and orange text, and the other has a white background with black and blue text. He gave me {Read More}

Weekend Project: Easy Vintage Style Glass Bottles and Jars

I have the easiest weekend project for you today! I’ve shared how to transfer images onto glass bottles or jars before, but a reader on Facebook contacted me about making them. so  I decided to work on more bottles and jars, and make a video that shows just how simple the process is. I’m trying to improve my video-making skills, so I’d love to hear your feedback as I learn! Below are the two images I used on the jars in the video plus another black {Read More}