Category Archives: Home in Ten

Raising a Good Man Starts Now

Boys will be boys? No.

There’s a better way.

Raising a Good Man Starts Now

Published on Medium, September 27, 2018

Project File: Adventures in Annie Sloan Chalk Paint


If you read about the ugly chair, then you know it was part of a matching pair of, uh, distinctive shag-carpet-era brown chairs.  I painted the first one with Annie Sloan chalk paint –  a miracle product as far as I’m concerned – at a workshop at Metheny Weir Painted Finishes.  A workshop is a great way to go if you can find one in your area, because you don’t need to invest in brushes, paints, and waxes.

This is especially ideal if you suspect Continue reading