Mom buys bricks and uses them in ways I never thought of. Here are 13 stunning ideas
Bricks aren't just for building. Here are some amazing projects for them at home.
How to Paint Bricks to Look Like Books | eHow.com
Bricks can be a hassle to get rid of if you've ever had any left over from a big project. Instead of hauling them away, use them to spruce up your backyard or garden. With a little bit of care, you can exercise your artsy side to turn plain old bricks into your favorite novels.
This is the cutest little brick! It belongs to my Mom and I wanted to share it with you. It would be so simple to make. Just paint the face of the brick and then paint a simple design on it. Personalize it for gift giving or to keep for yourself. Mom has this one sitting on the ledge, but it could be used as a door stop too. Tie a piece of ribbon or fabric around the brick to match the painted colors. I would suggest to go to a salvage or some where they are taking down a building and…
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Sandy LeFlore had added another domino pin pattern packet to her line!! She has a ghost in a martini glass, a Halloween silhouette and CHILL with Frost the snowman!! She painted these on stock number 2562 domino pin cutout.
Been awhile since I've blogged, huh? I have just been too busy!!! Some days, I'm not so sure that's such a good thing. But I am happy. Content. Enjoying gardening. Who knew? And I "hate" Pinterest! LOL!!! So, I saw these pavers (on Pinterest) that Crafty Chica did and knew that I had to make my own version. The first 2 are pretty close to what she did. And she used individual bricks. Mine are done on pavers that are 8" wide and 15" long. About the equivalent of 4 bricks each. and I found the…
Painted Pavers & Bricks - The Crafty Chica
Everyone goes majorly loca here in Phoenix when spring arrives. We may not get all the fancy, blooming colors on our trees, but we sure savor the last of beautiful weather before the merciless summer hits. I have an ongoing project for our front patio – I’ve been painting all the accessories, such as the …