I’ve never had a dedicated space where I can be creative. Like a crafty nomad, I mostly worked on the couch, dining room table, kitchen counter, anywhere I could get a little flat space. Not the most effective environment to tap into your inner artist. For a while I have been dreaming of my own studio, so I decided it was time to make it happen. I appropriated a corner of the basement and made it my own.
To counteract the drabness, I stuccoed the walls and added bright curtains at one end. The bench got pulled out of storage and received a much needed makeover as well. The top was removed and replaced with a much sturdier one and the whole base was painted bubblegum pink. I also added the awesome laminate my Nugget found for $10. The Little Nugget has already claimed a side, despite my best attempts to gently inform her it is Mommy’s space. Maximum storage was achieved with wire shelves and repurposed metal cabinets:
It feels so good to be organized at last…coming up next, Craft Cave Reno, Pt. 2!