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Thursday, April 03, 2008

A Little Dab of Paint Makes a World of a Difference

Slowly....step by step...it is coming together!
It started back in October. We tugged and tugged and finally removed the woodstove.
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Then in November, added gas logs. We were warm and cozy all winter.
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Finally over spring break, we painted and painted and, I must say, was very pleased with the outcome.
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Isn't it amazing what a little dab of paint can do to a room? I have not hung my new quilted wall hanging over the fireplace yet. As my husband said, "That sure is a large area of white."
Next step - pull up the carpet and possibly have the floors refinished.

4 comments:

Beth said...

Wow, that looks great! The paint really changes the whole room. We don't have anything over our fireplace yet either. A friend is going to paint a picture for me but she hasn't gotten to it yet. It's hard to wait. :)

tipper said...

I wish I had a fireplace. Yours really looks great. The paint makes it stand out so nice!

African Kelli said...

Wowie! That is beautiful! Good work.

Chris Worthy said...

Just beautiful! But I bet it took more than a dab of paint to cover that fireplace. :) I am really looking forward to seeing the quilt up there, too.
That mustard color on your walls is one of my very favorites. I have something similar in my sunroom and it is such a happy, warm color. Very nice work!