When I first started painting furniture, my husband was not thrilled. He loves wood. He loves looking at pieces and telling me which wood they are. He loves when a beautiful grain shows through a really good stain. For me to slap paint on these lovely pieces, made his stomach hurt. When we started this … Continue reading Painting Furniture
For the first time in over four years, a market was cancelled. It certainly wasn't by choice. Mother nature had some plans for North Carolina starting on Thursday evening. We were prepped for a Hurricane, as best as you can prep, but this was something different. This slow moving storm was going to have her … Continue reading Florence
Every now and then I feel the need to reintroduce our crew to new followers on the Blog and our Social Media Pages, as we celebrate an anniversary this month I thought it would be a perfect time! I cannot believe this past market started year 5 for us at SSM! We have had 4 … Continue reading Let Me Introduce Us (Again!)
We couldn't wait for summer to arrive and now, as we melt our way through it, it is hard to believe its almost done! As we prepare for the July Market, just like every summer, we watch the weather more than anything else. Of course, we want it to be nice out...but not too nice … Continue reading July Market!
Four years ago about this time Lisa, Terry and I started talking about a warehouse, a market, a once a month "show" and we started putting together a business plan for what is now known as Seaglass Salvage Market. Oh the dreams we had of what it could turn into...always dreams of grandeur, I mean, … Continue reading Just An Update
All winter I complain about the cold, I pray for the summer and swear I will not complain about the heat. That isn't necessarily a lie, since I have been consistently complaining about the rain and humidity for the past 2 weeks, not really the "heat" per se. Since I always try to look at … Continue reading June!