I transformed a seldom used vanity into a fresh, bright accent with Glidden’s Duo paint+primer and silver stenciling.
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I think it’s kind of fitting that I give you a little tour of the cabin at Echo today. It would’ve been Dad’s 98th birthday today and I can’t even think of Echo Lake without thinking of Dad. Dad was Echo Lake. Echo Lake is Dad, or Jorgy as he was known to all who […]
I want to tell you a little more about where Echo Lake is located. Echo Chalet is a resort on the shores of Echo Lake, California, nestled in the Sierra Nevada mountains, just south of majestic Lake Tahoe. From the California side, there are two major routes to Tahoe – Interstate 80 and Highway 50. […]
Maybe it’s because we’re going to the cabin tomorrow. Maybe it’s because I know I promised Caroline I’d write about growing up at the Chalet. Maybe it’s because there’s a full moon coming and I’m feeling a bit emotional. Maybe it’s because Mom’s been sick lately. Maybe it’s because I came across this blog by […]
In 1963, I was 5 years old. It was my 2nd summer at Echo. This might come as a bit of a surprise to those of you who know me, but I was painfully shy as a little girl. Painfully. Shy. And timid. I was afraid of my own shadow, so I hid in my […]
Happy New Year, my friends! Is it too late to say that? Well, I’m pretty late on a lot of things – like this post – so just consider the source. I wanted to share with you some of the paintings I’ve done recently. I hope you had wonderful holidays filled with peace and joy. […]
Choosing paint colors can be a challenge, but I found a fun and easy way to do it. And you won’t believe the name of the paint I chose!
Painting water – how do you paint something that looks clear? Here are a few examples.