Painting Tips & Tricks

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When painting something, use a few push pins in the back of the object to lift it off of the table. No more sticking to whatever its painted on....so smart!!!

When painting something, use a few push pins in the back of the object to lift it off of the table. No more sticking to whatever its painted on. <> (good ideas, helpful hints, DIY, tips)

Aluminum foil covers the paint pan..toss after painting...Another one of those "duh!" moments!

Line paint tray with heavy duty aluminum foil. When done painting, pour excess paint back into can and throw foil away. Why didn't I think of this? Cleaning the paint tray is the worst!

fastest (and easiest) way to tape off a chevron pattern

a kitchen table for two: Lazy Susan makeover & chevron stripe tutorial. what a great way to paint chevron stripes!

How to paint your washing machine- so cute! How to paint your washing machine- so cute! How to paint your washing machine- so cute!

What do you think? We could do these for our kitchens. Some small ones with apples, pears, carrots, radishes. Make a Salad Canvas. Lettuce Leaves-let dry, then add radish prints, carrot prints, and then maybe a word or something. I'll paint what I am thinknig.

Crafting with Food: Apple Prints

Fruits of the spirit. Such a simple and classic summer or fall craft for kids- apple prints! Make the print on canvas or fabric. Easy and fun activity for kids

Remembering this when i paint my new house -- To get rid of paint fumes... add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to a gallon of paint, mix well. It does not effect paint color! And makes the whole room smell like vanilla when you're done!

To get rid of paint fumes add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to a gallon of paint, mix well. It does not effect paint color! And makes the whole room smell like vanilla when you're done! (Will be trying this next painting project!

Use Dollar Store garment bag for a spray tent...

Use Dollar Store garment bag for a spray tent.what an awesome idea! notes for me: Didn't know there were Dollar Store garment bags! Yes, great idea for spray tent)

Why didn't i find this months ago...Best DIY Painting Tools. Experts list the best tools for painting—including brushes, rollers, paint removers, masking tools, cleaning tools, pouring spouts, poles, ladders and more.

Best DIY Painting Tools

Experts list the best tools for painting including brushes rollers paint removers masking tools cleaning tools pouring spouts,poles ladders and

CAN'T BELIEVE I NEVER THOUGHT OF THIS - Put a glue top on acrylic paint bottle and you can write with it.

DIY: Put a glue top on acrylic paint bottle and you can write with it + 25 other common sense tips! DIY: Put a glue top on acrylic paint bottle…

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