Monday, 26 June 2017

Bluestone House™ Chalky Patina on a Brick Wall!!

Our Chalky Patina can be used on just about anything! 
With that being said lets take a look at this next project from one of our Patina's! 

This brick wall was all over this small kitchen. When our Patina was renovating this project she knew this one wall needed to stay, and become a "feature wall".
However it needed Bluestone House™ love to rescue it.

Check out this total transformation. 

The first step...

Choosing the right colours!
the entire wall was painted in one of our most loveliest colours, "Driftwood" !!

let the transformation begin!!!

look at the change already! 

almost done with the lovely Driftwood...

Using our beautiful round brushes allows for you to get into the corners, grooves and indentations with ease.

New floors
for a New brick
wall !
Second step...

Now for the second step, she added Bluestone's signature colour "Bluestone".
Each individual brick had a random stroke of "Bluestone" added to add a little more colour and depth.

Take a look at the beautiful detail!

What a beauty!

Taking a look at it, she knew something else was needed. It was missing the finishing touches so along came a great and final step. 

Third and final step...

"French Country", was the missing piece!
just like the colour "Bluestone", "French Country" was added, randomly to each individual brick. This not only adds depth and character, but also lightens it up.
Process was the same using our fabulous round brush!
Topcoat was not required, as the chalky finish added a realistic brick look & feel.

look at the detail!

get caught in action!


And done! 

Fantastic job !!!
Totally thrilled with the outcome !!! 

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Happy Painting Everyone!!

Sunday, 14 May 2017

Huntsville Home Hardware Spring Fling Workshop !!!

What an fabulous evening at 
The Huntsville Home Hardware
Bluestone House™ Chalky Patina Painting Workshop !!!
 This is Christine - Owner of this Beautiful Location ! 
And your truly - Pamela Stiles

Whenever I do a workshop, picking the colour is always the hardest part ! 
Bluestone colours are just devine & work so well with each other ...
 Top row Barn Door, Beach Glass, Bluestone, Burlap, Crate, Crushed Sage, Emma.
Second row Espresso, Driftwood, French Country, Farmhouse, Grain Sack, Ironwood, 
Moulin Rouge, Nantucket Navy, Parisian Charm, Pebble Beach and 16 more 
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There is no prep.
So YES !,  
this is the next pic : )
open your selected jars & start painting !!!

 What a fun bunch ! Great night - Great laughs - Great Karna !

This gorgeous colour is called Barn Door ! 

Me trying to instagram - Bahahaha !!! 
I gotta take a workshop on this !!!

They opted to use colour "French Country"

This Fabulous little bedside table in "Driftwood"

Both these lovely ladies used "Provence"

 Great Job Ladies !!! 
Stay tuned another Workshop is coming soon !!!

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Friday, 10 March 2017

A Lovely Day in Merrickville

Workshop at Windsor's Courtyard..

When Diane, owner of  Windsor's Courtyard, asked me to come out and teach a workshop, I said sure ! Merrickville Ontario is absolutely adorable !  It is a good 5 hour drive from me so I had to stay over night. Diane recommended, "1840 Guest House B&B" and it did not disappoint !
The owner Mike was very gracious and his B&B was beautiful & spotless !I would totally recommend it to anyone headed that way !
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After a restful stay, it was off to Windsor's Courtyard to conduct one of our popular Chalky Patina Painting Workshops !
Such a beautiful store with so many unique goodies. I am honoured to have Bluestone House™ Chalky Patina Paint available here in Merrickville, at Diane's store, Windsor's Courtyard !

 Great Job everyone ! What a fabulous day of painting !!!
Dan will be hosting workshops in the Courtyard this spring & summer!
Pop by and sign up to learn to use this Chalky Patina Paint ! 
Taking your furniture from Ignored to Adored!

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Thursday, 9 March 2017

A Chalk Paint Spray Gun ? No Way ...

Yes Way !!!!

Wagner has developed a Chalk Paint sprayer !!!
And guess what ...
I have some to give away !!! 
Stay Tuned
  • Sprays chalk-type, milk and other decorative paints (thinning may be required) as well as stains, sealers and lacquers
  • It's easy to use, just fill and paint.
  • Creates a smooth finish with no brush marks. Saves time versus hand painting
  • Features paint-saving controls like the pattern adjustment dial and material flow control
  • It's lightweight and easy to maneuver for small pieces and tight space spraying 
  • 6-foot air hose for additional maneuverability around painting projects
  • Small size for compact storage, but powerful enough to spray small-medium/large sized projects
How awesome is that !!! 

I will have them at the "Toronto National Home Show and Canada Blooms" this Friday March 10 - March 19.
Drop by my booth Bluestone House™ 
H247, see them in person & fill out a ballot !

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Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Coming to a Location near YOU !

Welcome to the Bluestone House™ 
Family of Fabulous Retailers !!!

Our Chalky Patina Furniture paint is  now available at 
Milton Home Hardware !!!

Say Hello to the Gals at 
Milton Home Hardware !

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