Anybody can hold a paintbrush, right? But not everybody does it with love. 

Painted with love.

Is this my day job?

Well, not exactly. But with five kids under ten, distressing furniture is as much therapy as income.

What's with the cacti?

Hand distressed in Harrisburg, PA

Living in Tucson, AZ for a few years left me fascinated with the purple prickly pear cactus.  I've been told that the more distressed they are, the darker purple they become!

Furniture should have character