Spray painting works great, but is best for only for certain types of furniture. It can be done on things like kitchen tables, coffee tables, dressers and armoires, but… View the slideshow below to read more:
Victoria, one of the two handy ladies from DesignTies, saved stumps from a cedar tree she was forced to take down last summer. But instead of tossing the trunk, she saved three large stumps, stored them in her basement, and waited for them to dry out until she brought them up for her next project: side tables for her living room. She’s in the process of stripping the bark to give them a smooth, rustic finish. Using cut trees from your own yard gives furniture even more meaning.