Early American folk furniture reflected European furniture style that would first emerge at an English or Continental court and almost immediately be adapted by those associated with the ruling classes. It would then filter down to the lesser nobles and ultimately to the lower … [Read more...] about American Folk Art Furniture
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Learn how to repurpose old furniture to give your primitive home decor a fresh look and decorate without breaking your decorating budget. Supplies Needed: Furniture Screw drivers 2 colors of matter finish paints Un-scented white wax candle Sandpaper (heavy, medium and fine … [Read more...] about How to Repurpose Old Furniture for Primitive Home Decor
American folk art painting is fascinating. You'll find it isn't only canvas art like some styles of painting, but is featured on signs, furnishings, and other every day items. Today's folk artist have gone a step further by up-cycling every day items to paint on. American Folk … [Read more...] about History of American Folk Art Paintings
Growing gourds is a wonderful experience for you and your family. You never know what sizes and shapes that your efforts may produce. Just a few seeds can be enough for you to have lots of beautiful gourds to dry and craft with! Thanks to Tamara Pearce of Pearce's Craft Shop for … [Read more...] about Growing Gourds – Gourds Gone Wild!