Announcing One-To-One Creative Skills Workshops For Retailers And Individuals!

Are you dying to learn new skills? Is it difficult to find workshops that fit into your crazy schedule and budget? Would you love to have personal training, tailored to exactly what YOU need? Perfect! My One-To-One Workshops may be the solution for you. We can create your  personalized learning experience in my own quiet home studio and office. Check out the topics below. Choose all business, specific furniture finishes, or a mix! Sele...

Stencil Crazy? Find All Of My Royal Design Studio Projects Here!

You've probably noticed by now that I adore pattern. And I adore using Royal Design Studio stencils! Fabulous new designs that I have to try are constantly introduced. I have been honored to be on the Paint + Pattern Design Magazine team for over a year now and I am as passionate as ever. And prolific. Holy Cow. Have I done some stenciling! Find links to all of my designs here on MyPatchOfBlueSky.com 24/7. Click on the project you like and hop on over t

Celebrating “Year-Round” Christmas Tree & Room Decorating – Almost!

Thanks for stopping by our Holiday Blog Hop! If you’re looking for inspiration for your tree, DIY ornaments, or just want to see some really gorgeous, fun, and creative Christmas trees, then you'll LOVE the hop, "Oh, Christmas Trees!" Thanks for stopping by, and be sure to follow the links at the end of the post to visit all the great blogs! ---------------------- I finally finished decorating our Christmas tree, the living room and adjoining kitch

The Reveal! Orange Teak Master Bedroom Furniture Goes Weathered Grey!

Recently I posted several times about transforming our three large master bedroom furniture pieces. They are 1970s Danish modern and after many, many years I was so eager to get rid of the orange hue and change to soft, weathered gray. I prepared for my large refinishing project first by using my Color Inspiration Notebook. I created it as a fun tool to assist DIY furniture painting project lovers with color inspiration and selection. The built-in colo...