Friday, March 30, 2007


WOOOOOOHOOOOO!!!! Here's pictures of my New Studio. It's FULL of stuff. I'm still working on arranging things BUT I'M IN. WOOOOHOOOOO!!! I'm SOOOOO EXCITED!

Thanks to my wonderful Husband Ken who did all the work to turn our garage into a studio for me. He's a SWEETHEART!!

Love & Hugs



MaryO said...

Oh my goodness! That has to be the epitome of studios, Fran! It's absolutely gorgeous. Would you consider renting out that dear man of yours?????

Needle Pulling Thread Designs said...

Whoo hooo Frannie! Stuff stacked clear to the ceiling! LOVE it! I Love the colors you used and I love the purple furniture.What technique did you use to pain it?
Love the floors! You are a lucky girl!!!!!


Jean Bernard said...

CONGRATS to you Frannie Poo :) I too love the colors and look at all that room. AND a Fridge ta boot! you will not want to leave home now :) All you need is a pizza party. Ask Val to get that going :)
Love ya

Judi said...

Lucky girl! You still have empty drawers too - how you'd manage that, LOL?

Linda said...

OMG! Your studio looks like a fantasy fabric and embellishment store! I would never leave my studio if it looked like yours. Just beautiful- the decorating and all your gorgeous stash. I am so envious. Forget heaven- I want to go to your studio when I die!
Linda F from FL

Sherry Goshon said...

wohoo awesome now i know you are excited to get to playing...tell ken he did good

Fran said...

LOL Maryo, sure I'll rent Ken out.LOL

Nita, I used semi gloss paint to paint the furniture. I painted the light color on and then dipped my brush in the dark color and just streaked it through the light.

OH YEAH Jean, the frige has pizza just waiting for you. Val said, he will spring for the pizza party if you come and join in. LOL

Judi, It wasn't easy but those drawers won't be empty for long. I have stuff to put in them. LOL

ROFL Linda, I have a spot for you if you go before I do. Love Ya.

Sherry, Ken says Thank You. :-)
Love & Hugs

Linda said...

Fran it turned out great....lovely place to create. Ken did Good!

Lucia said...

Wow. Congratulations! This looks absolutely beautiful and cozy:=) Looking forward to your new dolls :=)

pam (U.K) said...

what a wonderful studio, I would never be in the house!!!!, My Hubby would have to prise me out with a can opener.....what a great Husband you have to have made the studio for you.

Glittering threads on the wind said...

Wahoo Fran, Kudos to you!!!

Shashi Nayagam said...

The couple look lovely Fran and what a lovely studio you have. I am struggling to write as I have been banished to use the laptop and i am not used to writing on such a small keyboard LOL!My DH has taken over our main computer for the moment.

Bear said...

To Ken- thank you for making that woman of yours such a wonderful space for her to play in!!!

To Franie- girl you has got the best space I have seen in such a while- I reckins that Sherry's and you are gunna be a hard act to follow- your men are the best guys and you Frannie enjoy the new studio of yours- ITS FANTASTIC!!!
love n hugs bear xooxoxoxox

Fran said...

Thank y'all for your nice comments about my hubby(he enjoyed them)Ken says Thank You.
I'm really enjoying the room I have to work in. I'm not stepping over or moving stuff around so I can get to the sewing machine or computer. :-) Love lots of room to work in.
Thank you for your nice comments.
Love & Hugs

Mo'a said...

Wonderful and so very well organized. It is lovely and I love the colors.
My, my you do have a lot of supplies :)

Jacque Uetz said...

Fran, one of these days I am going to show up at the door to that wonderful studio!! I would have such a good time just being nosey.I think you and Sherry are running neck and neck on fabrics and goodies oh my!!I had to smile when I saw the purple knowing how much you love that color too!!:)

Fran said...

Jacque, Please show up on my door step. We would have a BLAST. You could be as nosey as want to be in my studio. hehehehe Wait until you see all the other stuff in the storage. ROFL!! I'm scared to start in on that stuff. ROFL
Love & Hugs

Tami said...

Great studio space ... bright, cheery and lots of organization. It's no wonder that you create some cute things. :-) (And nice husband to realize that this is important to you.)