Gaudy Goodwill Find

I am sure we have all seen these ginormous ugly paintings with gaudy gold flecked frames from Goodwill…they are NOT pretty.  Well, here’s the one I had in my basement the other day.  I think I heard it screaming to me to make it over. 

I loved that I could easily paint it and transform it
however I wished.
I decided to make a little painting for Emma’s room in which I am currently in the process of making over.
 It needed some adorable polka dots!

Much better wouldn’t you agree?
It is perfect for her room!
Tomorrow I will show you the beautiful French bed I found for the girls and then Saturday, another little repurpose project ….
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  1. That is perfect! Love what you did with that !!

  2. Gaudy is right! Yikes! I love the transformation.

  3. GAH! SO flipping cute!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    I am serious. I luv it. I need a pink polka dot painting now.

  4. It couldn’t be any cuter Stacey! :)

  5. So adorable.

  6. That’s just darling! Love the whole ‘dresserscape.’ You are one talented lady. Blessings!

  7. Very nice pop of polka dot pizzaz! You made good use of something that had seen its better days :)

  8. Very nice pop of polka dot pizzaz! You made good use of something that had seen its better days :)

  9. Super cute idea!

  10. How cute! I never would have seen past that awful painting, you did such a great job :)

  11. So cute! I never pass up a good sturdy canvas in a nice frame…that’s why there’s paint out there! Great idea!

  12. WOW, what a difference some paint makes. The new look is so much for a young girl. I would love it if you posted your fun frame on my first linky party, Dare to Share.


  13. I love polka dots. I found you on Lolly Jane Boutique and I am a new follower. Come by and visit.

  14. this is so adorable and a great idea. I always see great frames at Goodwill but I would never do anything with it, but I now I can make something great with them next time I stop by one ^_^. Great blog I’m a new follower.

  15. A great transformation, so cute, and bet your daughter loves it. Nice and colorful too!

    Blessings, Nellie

  16. Cute! I see those paintings all the time and wonder what anyone would do with them. Now I know!

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