Recycling and Brightening Up Old Furniture with White Paint

I’m a firm believer that every sound and sturdy chair is a suitable candidate for the recycling, re-purposing or “up-cycling” white paint treatment. Collecting odd chairs is a hobby for me, and during the long cold months of winter I like to occupy myself cooking up new fangled ways to paint my summer’s collection of needy and sad looking chairs. I shop garage sales, antique shops, auctions, the roadside and finally the September Brimfield show with equal fervor. It’s a long cold winter here on the farm and I need stuff to paint. Continue reading