DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 452

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Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 452 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific Hello all! Well… I have had quite a week. I received a call from my brother that we had to act fast. The big barn came down at my childhood farm and we had 2 days to salvage what we […]

The big barn came down.

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Those that have been following for awhile will remember the story of my childhood farm. It’s been awhile, so here’s a recap… Funny how we have no control over some stories… except the choice to become involved in them. Life itself will dictate the next chapter. Part 1 HERE – Crossing my fingers hard, my […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 451

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Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 451 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific Hi all! I just got in after a very exciting yet kind of difficult day. Long time readers will remember my story of me driving past my childhood farm (read full series HERE) to find one barn had been taken down. […]

Stained and stenciled cardboard banner and dollar store revamps

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Right before my Toronto conference trip, I was rummaging through my craft stash and found a packaged cardboard pennant kit I had picked up from a craft store months ago.  And what great timing! I had also just visited a dollar store and made a great haul with some mini wooden crates, trays and signs! […]

Strolling through charming Toronto during fall

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Brick filled historic Roncesvalles, Toronto, Ontario-003

I happen to live 1 hour east of Vancouver, BC. It’s a big, beautiful vibrant city! Or so I’ve heard. Would you believe I’ve only made my way that way for bus tours as a kid, or sporadic needs such as the airport? I know. I KNOW! However, this directionally challenged country girl has just […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 450

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Christmas black white and red buffalo check vignette by Organized Clutter

Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 450 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific Greetings from home!  My goodness. What amazing Ontario experiences, growth, and new things to share! All in due time. I haven’t even unpacked yet and here I am tapping computer keys. Way to go me! (and thank goodness for deadlines?) […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 449

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Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 449 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific Happy weekend all the way from beautiful Niagara On The Lake, Ontario! (My apologies for the post going up late… the auto scheduler didn’t work. Again.) Oh my goodness. What a whirlwind past week. Things first fired up at an […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 448

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pallet wood crate styled coffee tray

Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 448 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific Howdy! Well, today is quite a day in my little world. I’ve boarded a plane and am currently on my way on the other side of Canada to be a part of a conference all the way in Toronto! I […]

Custom stenciled burlap ribbon bookmarks

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I have some VERY exciting news to share with you today! Near the end of this week, I will be flying my way to Toronto and Niagara Falls once again (see my last trip HERE) to be a part of a Fusion Mineral Paint conference, leading a few classes! This is actually a surreal trip […]

DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 447

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Welcome to DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 447 Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific Hello my friends! I hope you are enjoying the fall season that appears to be in full throttle mode in most areas! It’s chilly when I bike ride, so I must look like quite a sight! Heavy jacket, gloves, joggers […]