Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint How To

    You know I LOVE Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint! I love the finish it gives, the variety of looks it can offer, it’s the smoothest sanding paint eva and I adore the depth of colour it has. I love it so much, I am a North American Retailer Trainer,  I love teaching fellow […]

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TOP 10 POSTS OF THE YEAR

TOP 10 POSTS OF THE YEAR Hi Everyone! I hope you had a lovely holiday. We were blessed with out first grandchild on Dec 23rd, what a gift! I will admit, with the holidays and with sweet new Ava Rose to love, I have not been doing a lot of painting. But I’m itching to […]

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Re-Loved Abandoned Dresser (Guest Post Little Blue House by the Bay)

Today I am excited to have my first “guest” here on Front Porch Mercantile. I met Colette from Little Blue House on The Bay when she popped into my shop 2 years ago to buy her first bag of Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint. She lives in Northern NB and she organized a fun workshop […]

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How to Plank and Paint a Wall on a Budget

Sixty bucks. $60. One hour buying the ship lap. One afternoon with hubby and his saw. One evening painting while watching 3 episodes of Fixer Upper. (I LOVE Joanna and Chip) And….done. Easy. Peasy. For real, this is a great way to add a bit of something something to your space. You know I love […]

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Lunenburg Bound!

I’m so excited. Seriously. I am. And nervous. I should mention the nervous part. As y’all know, we have our cottage in Lunenburg and we have a little love affair going on with this awesome little artistic town. I really wanted to bring Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint here. I just FEEL that this town […]

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Antique Hutch Makeover

With children you are not supposed to have favourites. Is that the same with painted furniture? I paint pieces to sell. But sometimes, a piece goes out the door and I feel like I want to run after the purchaser and say “I changed my mind”. I think this may happen with this piece. I […]

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Tricycle Milk Painted Painted Dresser

I have always wanted to paint a dresser with Miss Mustard Seed’s Tricycle Milk Paint. When I found this sweet solid wood dresser I knew what colour it was going to be. I was inspired by this dresser by Miss Mustard Seed. I didn’t have a beautiful Empire dresser,  I did have a sweet simple […]

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About Miss Mustard Seed’s Bonding Agent

I am asked daily if you can use Milk Paint on previously painted or varnished pieces. The answer is YES! Yes you can, you just have to add a little of our Bonding Agent to your Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint. Easy peasy! Not only can you paint previously painted and finished pieces,  you can […]

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Chippy Chair How To

Wondering how to make a chair chippy? I had this lovely wooden chair come my way. She had pretty curves and lovely legs but she was very blah don’t you think? I decided to spread my wings and step out of my comfort zone from my usual style of painting and try a few new […]

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Our Online Shop is OPEN!

We are now offering Online Shopping! Woot Woot!! I am a little excited about this can you tell? We are getting calls daily about shipping Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint and wondering if we can ship some of our other products, and now we can!!   We are very happy to have opened our online […]

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