Oct 11, 2012

Sort of Pinterest Inspired....?


Have you seen this chair on Pinterest?


I think this is a really cool looking chair with the stencil pattern sort of done in reverse to let the wood grain show through.

I like the idea of letting the darker wood show through the pretty white paint.

That's where I kinda sorta maybe drew my inspiration from for this chair.

I know, the words are a little hard to see in this photo, but that's where the wood is peaking through.


Is that easier to see?

The thin letters are a bit harder to keep the paint from seeping under, but for the most part, it worked out pretty good!

And how about that boring rush seat? I didn't want it to feel left out, so I added a white star to it. 

I know, I've kinda been on a star kick lately, but I keep seeing it all over the internet and on Ebay. So, I'm hoping they're a hit at my craft show too!

Well I have many more things to get working on, so this is another short post.

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5 comments:

Vanessa said...

That's a nice chair! I get inspired by things that turn out nothing like the original piece. It's all in how you interpret it and everyone sees things differently. I like what you did.

suzyq said...

I love your chair - turned out just beautiful - and I think the star is absolutely perfect :)

Debra @ Common Ground said...

Hi Beth, LOVE your chair!! I thought you must have freehanded the lettering. looks wonderful, thanks for joining in for Vintage Inspiration!!

Cynthia said...

I love this chair it is so cool.

Cynthia

Tracy said...

Great chair. I like the words like that. They look nice and crisp to me.

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