Closet Makeover

  Hi all! Hope you all are having a wonderful Holiday! We have had such a wonderful Christmas, we scaled back and simplified on everything this year, decorations, gifts, parties (but not the food shh) simplifying Christmas has been so wonderful for my little family after such a busy December. We have been relaxing, snuggling […]

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Deer Silhouette – A Quick and Easy How To

Wow! I posted a picture of a deer silhouette I made on Instagram  and had a bazillion requests for a how to (ok, maybe not a bazillion, but there were A LOT). Deer heads are pretty popular y’all! So here is my easy peasy “how to” so you can make your own deer head. Really, […]

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How to use Fat Paint Video

I was so surprised the other day when one of my very awesome customers (and now friend) posted this video on how to use Fat Paint on her Facebook page for her friends to see. She is such a fab client (dare I say addicted) and has been changing up her entire house with our […]

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Red Painted Stools

Its so funny what a little paint can do isn’t it? I have had these cute perfect little stools for some time now, they have survived 2 moves and a kitchen reno, they are comfy and the perfect height. But they were a bit blah don’t you think? They were “bugging” me (almost as much […]

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Introducing Fusion Mineral Paint

I’m getting SO excited for our Fusion Mineral Paint to arrive! Like seriously – over.the.moon.excited! There is no “one paint fits all” no matter what anyone/any company claims. Different paints for different projects, comfort levels, styles and looks. I’m so excited to add this amazing paint to my already fabulous line up of Miss Mustard […]

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Oak Filing Cabinet Makeover

I know, I know, I know! How could you paint an old oak filing cabinet? I know! When this piece was in the shop I had several people give me the stink eye when they heard I was painting this oak filing cabinet. Let me start by saying it was in need of a little […]

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Updating a Wooden Rocking Chair With Colour

In our neck of the woods we have had just THE longest winter.  Spring was very slow to come. I had this sweet rocking chair to paint and when the time came to pick a colour I knew I would want something fresh and Spring like.   Traditionally we see rocking chairs in blacks or […]

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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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Easy Fat Paint Tutorial

    Wondering how easy it is to use  Canadian made Fat Paint? Can you really just take a piece of furniture and paint it? Yes, yes you can. EASY PEASY from drab to fab in no time with no fuss. Truly. In less than an hour and a half this piece was transformed. This little […]

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Introducing FAT PAINT

SO excited to share with you our newest paint line at Front Porch Mercantile! We are please to announce we will now be carrying another gorgeous Canadian made furniture paint – FAT PAINT! You’ll love FAT Paint! Like our other furniture paints, FAT PAINT is eco friendly,  low VOC’s requires NO SANDING, NO PRIMING, easy […]

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