Archive for August 2012

Painted Dresser Diaries

The story goes like this: I pull into GC’s driveway before a usual game of tennis and spot a ton of old furniture stacked on his curb, ready for the garbage man.  I take a closer look and see an old, rickety, wooden dresser, a hand-me-down, from GC’s undergrad days, among the “trash.” I had been scouring craigslist for a while in search of an old piece to re-finish, so I immediately wanted to take it home.  I can’t say GC was too too surprised by my request, so I loaded it in my car and I immediately began brainstorming possibilities.…

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