Painted Furniture

 

Do you have a favorite table or chest of drawers you would like to transform into something magical? If you allow me to apply paint and brush this object could become a coveted family treasure for generations to come. 

Arts & Crafts Style Chess Table
Arts & Crafts Style Chess Table

This table was originally a blonde pine finish. A very shapely table, but with no other interesting qualities. Borrowing from an 1910 architecture book I copied stained glass windows and painted these around the edge.

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Detail of Arts & Crafts Chess Table
Detail of Arts & Crafts Chess Table

The chess men are colored dark green and gold... so why not give them accommodating squares to be played on?

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further detail of painted cabinet
further detail of painted cabinet

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Arts & Crafts Style Chess Table
Arts & Crafts Style Chess Table

This table was originally a blonde pine finish. A very shapely table, but with no other interesting qualities. Borrowing from an 1910 architecture book I copied stained glass windows and painted these around the edge.

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