Monthly Archives: May 2011

May-time

May has been a very enjoyable and productive month at Lottie’s Creative Living. I ran two chalk paint courses at Charlton and met delightful people: “Many thanks for a truly wonderful day, I really, really enjoyed every aspect of it.  You have a beautiful home in a wonderful setting. My boards look great and the effects I achieved far exceeded my expectations!! […]
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Have you spruced up your pots?

Last September I decided to experiment with painting terracotta pots with Annie Sloan’s chalk paint.  Because the paint breathes, it does not impede the  natural evaporation of the material and the plants do not become waterlogged as they would with an acrylic or oil-based finish. All the pots painted came through the prolonged frosty spell without a chip or a crack. […]
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