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Several years ago I made a bookcase in red oak as a birthday gift for my husband. I wanted to make it looked like old wood that had been painted, then stripped…poorly. (Yes, some readers will conclude that I have a warped aesthetic.) I decided to use milk paint because the relatively brittle finish seemed like a good candidate for easy sanding. So I mixed up the paint as usual and started […]

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Capers #9: The Getty Center

So, RBS has been lurking around here for a couple weeks. I’ve been so busy trying to earn a living that we haven’t had any “quality time” with to speak of. Then, this morning, I wake up thinking, I will take today off and take RBS on a caper, this […]

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