Crafty (& Handy) Much Better! I’m much happier with my second attempt. It’s still not exactly what I had in mind, but I like it. On June 7, 2007 7 You Might Also Like... I need to learn how to sew. April 4, 2007 A Lovely Second Purse January 22, 2008 How To Make A DIY Leather Crossbody Bag June 6, 2012 Previous Post I tried. Next Post Birds for Sale 7 Comments Reply Kate June 8, 2007 at 7:05 am I really like it. And, even though it can be frustrating, I think painting can be so relaxing. You’ve inspired me to dig out my brushes! Also, I love, love, LOVE your curtains and must have them for my guest room. Could you share where you found them? Reply mohairpink June 9, 2007 at 11:37 am It looks great, love the colors you used. Persistance is so important in art, isn’t it? Reply Monica Yvette June 9, 2007 at 1:34 pm Your painting is very nice. It looks like it could be used as a motif for a textile print. Reply blushing apples June 9, 2007 at 3:23 pm i just discovered this blog(flickr.com) and its one of my favorites! :D Reply day-lab Blog June 10, 2007 at 6:30 am hey! it’s amy from day-lab. :)i noticed the drapes in this picture..and noticed you had bought the fabric from reprodepot (i love that place..). and i was curious how you ended up making them? did you sew or use the iron-on stitch stuff…i am about to make the panels for my sewing room finally and i am not sure if i want just panels…or actual functioning drapes. yours look so nice! p.s. i almost got that fabric!! :) Reply Nicole June 10, 2007 at 9:04 am Thanks, everyone! Um… regarding the curtains… yes, I did buy the fabric from reprodepot. I haven’t sewn them (or used the iron-on stuff) yet though! I just hung the fabric over the curtain rod, so all of the edges are unfinished. I don’t know how to sew, but I’m going to try to learn by doing the curtains (I bought lining and everything)! :) Reply Making it Lovely | Transforming the so-so. » Blog Archive » Our Entry & Stairway April 17, 2010 at 11:57 pm […] hung a small painting that I made and put up a cute switchplate from Anthropologie. Above the railing that we installed, I hung four […] Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.