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Projects for clients, and one or two for my own home

Zahn Hughes
Furniture Refurbs
Walls
Painted Kitchens
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Furniture Refurbs

Nicci's big old very heavy storage cupboard needed a makeover. Removed sticking sliding doors, filled holes in doors where sliding fixtures were previously, as well as sliders. Lots of sanding of fillers! Painted with Tjhoko Godfrey's Glimpse and sealed. Attached full overlay hinges and now doors open easily - a lovely and functional cupboard now!

The Big Blue Cupboard

Nicci's big old very heavy storage cupboard needed a makeover. Removed sticking sliding doors, filled holes in doors where sliding fixtures were previously, as well as sliders. Lots of sanding of fillers! Painted with Tjhoko Godfrey's Glimpse and sealed. Attached full overlay hinges and now doors open easily - a lovely and functional cupboard now!

Nicci's pedestals were damaged by heat from Himalayan Salt Lamps. I sanded, glued, sanded, added bodyfiller, sanded and glued some more - then painted with Tjhoko Steffan and sealed with a glaze coat. Added 4mm mirrors cut to size to tops to protect it from future heat damage.

Painted Pedestals

Nicci's pedestals were damaged by heat from Himalayan Salt Lamps. I sanded, glued, sanded, added bodyfiller, sanded and glued some more - then painted with Tjhoko Steffan and sealed with a glaze coat. Added 4mm mirrors cut to size to tops to protect it from future heat damage.

We've been renovating and redecorating Nicki's beachhouse on a teeny tiny budget. This piece was painted with Tjhoko Cloud White, glazed and I installed new knobs - fresh and beachy! Paint Effects, Vintage Wardrobe, Own Home, Beach House, Cloud, Budget, Fresh, Storage, Projects
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Nicki's Vintage Wardrobe

We've been renovating and redecorating Nicki's beachhouse on a teeny tiny budget. This piece was painted with Tjhoko Cloud White, glazed and I installed new knobs - fresh and beachy!

This table was wrapped with a plastic veneer. The veneer was removed, table top premiered and I applied a white wax whereafter it was sealed for durability. I painted the legs and sub-structure white with Tjhoko Cloud White and sealed with glaze coat. #refreshed #renewed

Liese's Tabel

This table was wrapped with a plastic veneer. The veneer was removed, table top premiered and I applied a white wax whereafter it was sealed for durability. I painted the legs and sub-structure white with Tjhoko Cloud White and sealed with glaze coat. #refreshed #renewed

Stained pine furniture was given a quick lift with a primed surface and application of Plascon Velvaglo for durability at Jacqui's beach house. Just flatpainted, no distressing. #fresh #whitebeachfurniture Beach House Furniture, Stain On Pine, Pine Furniture, Paint Effects, Own Home, Surface, Fresh, Table, Projects
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Jacqui's Beach House Furniture

Stained pine furniture was given a quick lift with a primed surface and application of Plascon Velvaglo for durability at Jacqui's beach house. Just flatpainted, no distressing. #fresh #whitebeachfurniture

Mandri's dresser need a colour change to charge up the mainly "white and cream" palette of the space.  I re-stained the top of the dresser, painted the rest with AS Olive, waxed and used dark wax to add some 'texture' and interest.  Replaced wood knobs with genuine vintage drawer pulls and voila - new piece! Vintage Drawer Pulls, Paint Effects, Dark Wax, Own Home, Color Change, Locker Storage, Dresser, Drawers, Rest
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Mandri's dresser need a colour change to charge up the mainly "white and cream" palette of the space. I re-stained the top of the dresser, painted the rest with AS Olive, waxed and used dark wax to add some 'texture' and interest. Replaced wood knobs with genuine vintage drawer pulls and voila - new piece!

Occasional table with cracked leg received some TLC and was painted blue, with gold lower table legs. I'm keeping this one! Paint Effects, Table Legs, Own Home, Bar Stools, Projects, Gold, Blue, Painting, Furniture
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Occasional table with cracked leg received some TLC and was painted blue, with gold lower table legs. I'm keeping this one!

An oregon pine shelf painted with Petite rouge Chalk Paint colour Absynthe, lightly distressed and sealed. Perks up the bathroom and gives the shelf more substance. Pine Shelves, Chalk Paint Colors, Paint Effects, Bathroom Shelves, Own Home, Toilet Paper, Oregon, Shelf, Colour
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Painted Bathroom Shelf

An oregon pine shelf painted with Petite rouge Chalk Paint colour Absynthe, lightly distressed and sealed. Perks up the bathroom and gives the shelf more substance.

An uninspiring entrance to the beach cottage was revamped by painting a cabinet and sailing ship from another room with Tjhoko Chalk Paint and moving it to the front door.  I limewashed an old basket and filling it with handmade fleece throws, painted some gourds white, hung a windchime and small 'beachy' wall art plauqe.  Took 1 day only! Old Baskets, Paint Effects, Fleece Throw, Beach Cottages, Annie Sloan, Gourds, Own Home, Chalk Paint, Wind Chimes
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Beach Cottage Entrance

An uninspiring entrance to the beach cottage was revamped by painting a cabinet and sailing ship from another room with Tjhoko Chalk Paint and moving it to the front door. I limewashed an old basket and filling it with handmade fleece throws, painted some gourds white, hung a windchime and small 'beachy' wall art plauqe. Took 1 day only!

A Sixties sideboard painted for Liesl using in Vinia Stone. Repaired water damage, painted, distressed and sealed. Handles and small knobs spray painted with Rust Oleum Metallic - reused and refreshed. Retro Sideboard, Painted Sideboard, Paint Effects, Water Damage, Own Home, Chalk Paint, Rust, Metallic, Cabinet
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Retro Sideboard Chalk Painted

A Sixties sideboard painted for Liesl using #Tjhokochalkpaint in Vinia Stone. Repaired water damage, painted, distressed and sealed. Handles and small knobs spray painted with Rust Oleum Metallic - reused and refreshed.

Annette wanted to transform this display cabinet so I cleaned it with thinners, painted with Tjhoko Chalk Paint "Steffan", lightly distressed and glazed. I reused all the hardware as it was in very good condition. This pretty and petite cabinet now lives in the dining room. Paint Effects, Me Clean, Own Home, Chalk Paint, Reuse, Painted Furniture, Dining Room, Hardware, Display
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Imbuia Display Cabinet Chalk Painted

Annette wanted to transform this display cabinet so I cleaned it with thinners, painted with Tjhoko Chalk Paint "Steffan", lightly distressed and glazed. I reused all the hardware as it was in very good condition. This pretty and petite cabinet now lives in the dining room.

An oregon pine shelf painted with Petite rouge Chalk Paint colour Absynthe, lightly distressed and sealed. Perks up the bathroom and gives the shelf more substance. Pine Shelves, Chalk Paint Colors, Paint Effects, Bathroom Shelves, Own Home, Toilet Paper, Oregon, Shelf, Colour
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Painted Bathroom Shelf

An oregon pine shelf painted with Petite rouge Chalk Paint colour Absynthe, lightly distressed and sealed. Perks up the bathroom and gives the shelf more substance.

These pedestals were destined for the client's beach house and needed a new, fresh look. I painted them with Tjhoko Chalk Paint "Cloud White", very minimal distressing and a clear glaze applied. Paint Effects, Own Home, Pedestal, Chalk Paint, Office Desk, Glaze, Beach House, Cloud, Minimal
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Chalk Painted Pedestals

These pedestals were destined for the client's beach house and needed a new, fresh look. I painted them with Tjhoko Chalk Paint "Cloud White", very minimal distressing and a clear glaze applied.

Elene's inherited radiogram was an eyesore in an otherwise beautifully decorated room.  I transformed it into a piece that appears more delicate than and it fits in beautifully with the rest of the furnishings in the dining room.  Painted with Tjhoko Chalk Paint "Steffan", lightly distressed and sealed with clear glaze coat this radiogram now houses a modern hi-fi system behind the top doors. Hi Fi System, Paint Effects, Own Home, Chalk Paint, Glaze, Rest, Delicate, Dining Room, Houses
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Radiogram Transformed with Chalk Paint

Elene's inherited radiogram was an eyesore in an otherwise beautifully decorated room. I transformed it into a piece that appears more delicate than and it fits in beautifully with the rest of the furnishings in the dining room. Painted with Tjhoko Chalk Paint "Steffan", lightly distressed and sealed with clear glaze coat this radiogram now houses a modern hi-fi system behind the top doors.

Walls

This dark brick wall in the living area of the beach house made the whole space feel claustrophobic. A quick white wash made an enormous difference to the room. Still a work in progress - waiting on carpenter to install the built-in in the alcove space. Paint Effects, House Wall, Brick Wall, Own Home, Carpenter, Living Area, Alcove, Beach House, Waiting
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Nicci's Beach House Walls

This dark brick wall in the living area of the beach house made the whole space feel claustrophobic. A quick white wash made an enormous difference to the room. Still a work in progress - waiting on carpenter to install the built-in in the alcove space.

Belinda's braai White Wash Walls, Paint Effects, Own Home, Alcove
White Wash Walls

White Washed Walls

Belinda's braai

Water based wax mixed with Gold mica. Supper easy to apply (trowel rag or sponge). Recommended method of application: seal the plaster with Fresco Water proffer, let it dry, apply Gold Wax, let id dry, buff it. Faux Painting, Texture Painting, Venetian Plaster Walls, Polished Plaster, Decorative Plaster, Tadelakt, Wall Finishes, Faux Paint Finishes, Paint Effects
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GOLD WAX

Water based wax mixed with Gold mica. Supper easy to apply (trowel rag or sponge). Doesn't produce overlapping dark marks. Recommended method of application: seal the plaster with Fresco Water proffer, let it dry, apply Gold Wax, let id dry, buff it.

Painted Kitchens

Jan's Victorian Cottage kitchen in Richmond Hill, P.E. needed some colour. She was tired of the white cabinets and wanted two-tone but not OTT! We refreshed the white and painted some exposed sides and all doors and drawer fronts with a gorgeous blue. Looks great with the contrasting Oregon pine floors. Victorian Cottage, Richmond Hill, Pine Floors, Paint Effects, Drawer Fronts, White Cabinets, Own Home, Tired, Oregon
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Victorian Cottage Kitchen

Jan's Victorian Cottage kitchen in Richmond Hill, P.E. needed some colour. She was tired of the white cabinets and wanted two-tone but not OTT! We refreshed the white and painted some exposed sides and all doors and drawer fronts with a gorgeous blue. Looks great with the contrasting Oregon pine floors.

Existing melamine kitchen transformed with white paint. Fresh and new! Paint Effects, White Paints, Own Home, Fresh, Kitchen, Projects, Painting, Log Projects, Cooking
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Existing melamine kitchen transformed with white paint. Fresh and new!

Felicie McKay's newly installed white melamine kitchen received a new coat of colour in Tjhoko Chalk Paint (South African brand - excellent to work with & self-sealing).  Main body was painted in Tjhoko Pebble Shadow, and features like drawers and microwave box were painted with Comfort Blue (jade) Paint Effects, Own Home, Chalk Paint, Microwave, Jade, Drawers, African, Colour, Box
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Felicie McKay's newly installed white melamine kitchen received a new coat of colour in Tjhoko Chalk Paint (South African brand - excellent to work with & self-sealing). Main body was painted in Tjhoko Pebble Shadow, and features like drawers and microwave box were painted with Comfort Blue (jade)

Corrin's kitchen in her new home needed a lift and lighteninig. Cabinets were painted with Sussex, sealed and waxed then buffed to a soft sheen.

Corrin's kitchen in her new home needed a lift and lighteninig. Cabinets were painted with #Harlequin's Sussex, sealed and waxed then buffed to a soft sheen.

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Nicci's big old very heavy storage cupboard needed a makeover. Removed sticking sliding doors, filled holes in doors where sliding fixtures were previously, as well as sliders. Lots of sanding of fillers! Painted with Tjhoko Godfrey's Glimpse and sealed. Attached full overlay hinges and now doors open easily - a lovely and functional cupboard now!

The Big Blue Cupboard

Nicci's big old very heavy storage cupboard needed a makeover. Removed sticking sliding doors, filled holes in doors where sliding fixtures were previously, as well as sliders. Lots of sanding of fillers! Painted with Tjhoko Godfrey's Glimpse and sealed. Attached full overlay hinges and now doors open easily - a lovely and functional cupboard now!

Nicci's pedestals were damaged by heat from Himalayan Salt Lamps. I sanded, glued, sanded, added bodyfiller, sanded and glued some more - then painted with Tjhoko Steffan and sealed with a glaze coat. Added 4mm mirrors cut to size to tops to protect it from future heat damage.

Painted Pedestals

Nicci's pedestals were damaged by heat from Himalayan Salt Lamps. I sanded, glued, sanded, added bodyfiller, sanded and glued some more - then painted with Tjhoko Steffan and sealed with a glaze coat. Added 4mm mirrors cut to size to tops to protect it from future heat damage.

Installing tongue-and-groove (aka T&G) boards is a fast, inexpensive way to panel any ceiling or wall. Learn how to tackle this shiplap ceiling project. Wood Plank Ceiling, Shiplap Ceiling, Wood Ceilings, Wood Planks, Ceiling Tiles, Wood Paneling, Patio Ceiling Ideas, Porch Ceiling, Bedroom Ceiling
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How to Install a Tongue and Groove Ceiling

Installing tongue-and-groove (aka T&G) boards is a fast, inexpensive way to panel any ceiling or wall. You can install T&G over bare framing, drywall or plaster, so it's a great cover-up for an ugly ceiling.

I repaired chips and gouges in this old hope chest, premiered , applied Rust Oleum Serenity Blue Chalkpaint, painted bands with Tjhoko Da'Vid and reused the old hardware - cleaned and buffed. Paint Effects, Hope Chest, Chalk Paint, Reuse, Serenity, Old Things, Bands, Chips, How To Apply
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Refurbished Hope Chest

I repaired chips and gouges in this old hope chest, premiered , applied Rust Oleum Serenity Blue Chalkpaint, painted bands with Tjhoko Da'Vid and reused the old hardware - cleaned and buffed.

This dark brick wall in the living area of the beach house made the whole space feel claustrophobic. A quick white wash made an enormous difference to the room. Still a work in progress - waiting on carpenter to install the built-in in the alcove space. Paint Effects, House Wall, Brick Wall, Own Home, Carpenter, Living Area, Alcove, Beach House, Waiting
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Nicci's Beach House Walls

This dark brick wall in the living area of the beach house made the whole space feel claustrophobic. A quick white wash made an enormous difference to the room. Still a work in progress - waiting on carpenter to install the built-in in the alcove space.

Belinda's braai White Wash Walls, Paint Effects, Own Home, Alcove
White Wash Walls

White Washed Walls

Belinda's braai

Water based wax mixed with Gold mica. Supper easy to apply (trowel rag or sponge). Recommended method of application: seal the plaster with Fresco Water proffer, let it dry, apply Gold Wax, let id dry, buff it. Faux Painting, Texture Painting, Venetian Plaster Walls, Polished Plaster, Decorative Plaster, Tadelakt, Wall Finishes, Faux Paint Finishes, Paint Effects
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GOLD WAX

Water based wax mixed with Gold mica. Supper easy to apply (trowel rag or sponge). Doesn't produce overlapping dark marks. Recommended method of application: seal the plaster with Fresco Water proffer, let it dry, apply Gold Wax, let id dry, buff it.

We've been renovating and redecorating Nicki's beachhouse on a teeny tiny budget. This piece was painted with Tjhoko Cloud White, glazed and I installed new knobs - fresh and beachy! Paint Effects, Vintage Wardrobe, Own Home, Beach House, Cloud, Budget, Fresh, Storage, Projects
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Nicki's Vintage Wardrobe

We've been renovating and redecorating Nicki's beachhouse on a teeny tiny budget. This piece was painted with Tjhoko Cloud White, glazed and I installed new knobs - fresh and beachy!

This table was wrapped with a plastic veneer. The veneer was removed, table top premiered and I applied a white wax whereafter it was sealed for durability. I painted the legs and sub-structure white with Tjhoko Cloud White and sealed with glaze coat. #refreshed #renewed

Liese's Tabel

This table was wrapped with a plastic veneer. The veneer was removed, table top premiered and I applied a white wax whereafter it was sealed for durability. I painted the legs and sub-structure white with Tjhoko Cloud White and sealed with glaze coat. #refreshed #renewed

Stained pine furniture was given a quick lift with a primed surface and application of Plascon Velvaglo for durability at Jacqui's beach house. Just flatpainted, no distressing. #fresh #whitebeachfurniture Beach House Furniture, Stain On Pine, Pine Furniture, Paint Effects, Own Home, Surface, Fresh, Table, Projects
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Jacqui's Beach House Furniture

Stained pine furniture was given a quick lift with a primed surface and application of Plascon Velvaglo for durability at Jacqui's beach house. Just flatpainted, no distressing. #fresh #whitebeachfurniture

15 Beautiful Best Seller Living Room Chairs Target With Tips - Painting Techniques Faux Painting, Painting Tips, Painting Techniques, Diy Wall, Wall Decor, Distressed Walls, Tadelakt, Paint Effects, Wall Finishes
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Pintar paredes con efectos desgastados o vintage

Os enseñamos como pintar paredes con efectos vintage o desgastados! paredes como las de pinterest! y muy fácil de hacer! con chalk paint.

Jan's Victorian Cottage kitchen in Richmond Hill, P.E. needed some colour. She was tired of the white cabinets and wanted two-tone but not OTT! We refreshed the white and painted some exposed sides and all doors and drawer fronts with a gorgeous blue. Looks great with the contrasting Oregon pine floors. Victorian Cottage, Richmond Hill, Pine Floors, Paint Effects, Drawer Fronts, White Cabinets, Own Home, Tired, Oregon
Richmond HillPine FloorsDrawer FrontsWhite Cabinets

Victorian Cottage Kitchen

Jan's Victorian Cottage kitchen in Richmond Hill, P.E. needed some colour. She was tired of the white cabinets and wanted two-tone but not OTT! We refreshed the white and painted some exposed sides and all doors and drawer fronts with a gorgeous blue. Looks great with the contrasting Oregon pine floors.

Existing melamine kitchen transformed with white paint. Fresh and new! Paint Effects, White Paints, Own Home, Fresh, Kitchen, Projects, Painting, Log Projects, Cooking
KitchenPaintingLog Projects

Existing melamine kitchen transformed with white paint. Fresh and new!

Mandri's dresser need a colour change to charge up the mainly "white and cream" palette of the space.  I re-stained the top of the dresser, painted the rest with AS Olive, waxed and used dark wax to add some 'texture' and interest.  Replaced wood knobs with genuine vintage drawer pulls and voila - new piece! Vintage Drawer Pulls, Paint Effects, Dark Wax, Own Home, Color Change, Locker Storage, Dresser, Drawers, Rest
Vintage Drawer PullsColor ChangeDresserDrawers

Mandri's dresser need a colour change to charge up the mainly "white and cream" palette of the space. I re-stained the top of the dresser, painted the rest with AS Olive, waxed and used dark wax to add some 'texture' and interest. Replaced wood knobs with genuine vintage drawer pulls and voila - new piece!

Felicie McKay's newly installed white melamine kitchen received a new coat of colour in Tjhoko Chalk Paint (South African brand - excellent to work with & self-sealing).  Main body was painted in Tjhoko Pebble Shadow, and features like drawers and microwave box were painted with Comfort Blue (jade) Paint Effects, Own Home, Chalk Paint, Microwave, Jade, Drawers, African, Colour, Box
Drawers

Felicie McKay's newly installed white melamine kitchen received a new coat of colour in Tjhoko Chalk Paint (South African brand - excellent to work with & self-sealing). Main body was painted in Tjhoko Pebble Shadow, and features like drawers and microwave box were painted with Comfort Blue (jade)