Category: Buffets and China Cabinets

Buffets and china cabinets are the sweethearts of a furniture artist’s stash.  They provide that big flat surface for artistic vision, and really showcase colors, textures and sheens beautifully.

Brighten Up Painting Furniture White

painting furniture white buffet

I did not think I’d be painting furniture white again so soon! But here we are. I bought this buffet/dresser piece because it’s a twin to the first piece I ever painted for my home. I painted mine turquoise, and I had planned to paint this one black. But a client came along and purchased … Read more

Painted Entertainment Center Transformation

painted entertainment center top

This painted entertainment center was obviously done for a client who loves farmhouse! I love farmhouse too because that’s where my painting roots began. I also still have a modern farmhouse vibe in my home, and enjoy the comfortable and cozy feel. Here is the piece I sourced for Lindsay, my client. Here’s the list … Read more

Transform Your Sideboard with Charcoal Grey

charcoal grey sideboard front

Here’s the piece I started with for this charcoal sideboard project.  This thrift store find was definitely in need of a transformation!  The wood was worn and marked up, and it was missing a handle.  Nothing a lot of wood filler and a little color and pattern can’t fix! If you want to see me … Read more

Painting Built Ins | Pop of Bright Color and Pattern

latin floral close-up painting built ins

If you have a built-in bookshelf or china cabinet in your home that is an eyesore, you can paint built in shelves.  It’s easier than you think, and it will give you so much joy.  Pick a favorite color, and an embellishment (decoupage paper, decor transfer, stencil, etc.) you love.  You can do this! Here … Read more

Field of Flowers Buffet

field of flowers buffet angle

This “Field of Flowers” transfer is new from Dixie Belle, and it really took this piece from plain to beautiful!  I found this buffet on Facebook Marketplace for $30 and dirty as could be.   The whole design of this piece was based around the transfer.  I pulled the paint colors directly from it, and also … Read more

Built-in China Cabinet Makeover

china cabinet full front

As you may know, I recently painted my kitchen cabinets in Driftwood gray.  I love them! I haven’t shared much of the project yet because we still have a few projects pending.  The space you see to the left of the upper china cabinet used to have a bank of cabinets that came out over … Read more