I am digressing from my normal posts of design and making things, due to inspirational event activities. Last night I attended a live stream of the Royal Opera House's performance of The Marriage of Figaro by Mozart. My eldest daughter is studying Voice as a Junior member of the Royal College of Music, so it … Continue reading The Marriage of Figaro – Is Opera a dying art?
another bargain find Whilst buying the sideboard for a makeover, I found this mirror at the back of the same shop. For bargain price of £10 I snapped it up. I had been hunting for one for my guest room that I recently did a makeover on. It is dark, badly varnished and very large. … Continue reading Junk shop mirror makeover
FINDING A JUNK SHOP SIDEBOARD The Armoire which caused so much chaos, see prior story about internet fraudsters, was finally sold to a lovely local lady. This left a gaping chasm in the hallway, and I needed to find something in which I could store art paper supplies, and general 'stuff'. I trawled local ads … Continue reading Junk Shop Sideboard Makeover