A day trip to the Netherlands teaching stockists …

On Monday I had a wonderful time visiting the Netherlands for the very first time by invitation of Annie Sloan Europe HQ where I taught about 20 Annie Sloan paint stockists three signature techniques of mine that they voted for in the run up to my visit. What a great day we had, exploring my…

One-to-one workshop with Jonathon Marc Mendes in Caistor, …

Grand Designs Live – join Jonathon Marc Mendes for …

Rock star painting day with Jonathon Marc Mendes!

Christmas project: Chalk Paint stencils for your Boxing …

If you’re anything like me, you maybe love to make a huge fuss of your family during the holidays. If you’re getting together for a special meal on Boxing Day or New Year’s Eve this is a lovely way to make it an occasion. I upcycled this plain tablecloth (you could easily use a plain…

Christmas project: copper kissed glass lantern jars

Christmas project: gilded violin highlight for festive mantlepiece

Christmas project: Annie Sloan Chalk Paint stencil festive …

Christmas project: paint a sleigh for presents or …

If you find a sleigh or sledge in the shed why not give it a quick make-over for the festive season with some of my favourite Christmas colours?  I used Burgundy and Olive but you could use Primer Red and Chateau Grey by Annie Sloan and a light neutral like Old White or Pure for…

Christmas project: upcycled painted lantern with festive sparkle

Christmas project: rusty baubles with a sprinkling of …

Christmas project: Hand-painted festive candle & foliage table centrepiece