Craft Room Reveal!

We finished my Craft Room on Willow Creek! I’m pretty tickled with it!  Here is a post with some before pictures. It was good before but there wasn’t enough work space, soooo…we moved the love seat and added a table and a couple of shelves that The Husband made years ago…

I love the color of my shelves! I wrote about the color and the fabulous Behr Paint with Primer HERE!


I’ve surrounded myself with things that inspire me…like these paintings my mom did. She never showed me these portraits, not sure why.


I have loads of pretty storage for my one million necessary items!


I found a set of queen size sheets in the most scrumptious pattern. I used them to cover a couple of the tables…

 Mom’s paintings are on every wall, they make me feel like she’s close by…


I got a couple of yards of the clear table covering at Hobby Lobby to protect my pretty fabric.


The Husband covered the closet doors with cork-board for me! (posted HERE) I love it!


And inside the closet I have more practical ( but unattractive) storage for paints and ribbons and sewing notions and paper crafts…and bunches of other fun things!


Isn’t this GREAT? I love it!



The ironing board is covered with a quilt so I can store more goodies underneath…all of the tables have storage drawers underneath! I’m packed in here like you wouldn’t beelieve! (The pups love the pillows I covered in cozy chenille!)

DSC_0099On top of the tables, I try to keep it pretty… I so love pretty.

Sewing collage

And onto another subject I soooo love…

I Love Paint Collage

Fun-Room Overview

Another source of inspiration for me…the pups and our wild cat, Reba…We hang out in here all day on most days, they love this room as much as I do!




~Live Creative Friends~


Now that we’ve moved into the new (old) house on Stone House Lane, I have to update my craft room again! That’s on the To-do list!



  1. Lisa~A Cottage To Me says:

    Very nice room! Lots of space to be creative. You are one lucky girl!

  2. This is beyond amazing… and should be in a magazine.
    .-= Pati @ A Crafty Escape´s last blog ..Felt Clippies =-.

  3. velvet says:

    Looks Great!
    Looks like Life is Fun!!!

  4. Ga-irl!

    Is there no end to your crafty ways? You always inspire.
    .-= Celesta´s last blog ..Fresh from the fields =-.

  5. Very inspiring! I love everything about your room. It would for sure help with the creative juices to have a space like that.
    Great job.

  6. Oh Robin I LOVE this space!!!! it’s BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!!

    I hope you link up to my I’m Lovin’ It party on friday!!
    .-= TidyMom´s last blog ..I Heart Faces ~ Dramatic B&W =-.

  7. Wow, Robin, your creative space is full of practical AND pretty storage ideas! I love it. And those shelves your husband made look gorgeous in the Behr paint with primer! You have created a fantastic work/play space. I’d never want to leave it, especially since you’ve made it cosy for all the pets, too! Perfection. xo
    .-= Gigi´s last blog ..O is for . . . =-.

  8. Julie Garmon says:

    A Masterpiece of lovliness! I was so moved by your mother’s portraits–that she hadn’t shown them to you and she probably wasn’t happy with them. AND THEY ARE SOOOOO GOOD! I think God’s trying to tell me something–not sure exactly what….

    So much love,

  9. What a great room for inspiration and creativity. I can see why your fur babies like it. Can my kitties come and play?

    Have a blessed week!
    .-= Jean Fischer´s last blog ..April is the Cruelest Month =-.

  10. I love your re-do, Robin! Your space is not only beautiful but well organized and functional. You’ve got it all ,Girl. :)
    .-= Lisa´s last blog ..Spiritual Sundays =-.

  11. Your room is just lovely. I adore the colors you’ve chose for it. Someday I hope to turn our laundry/storage room into a room just for me.
    .-= Treasia´s last blog ..Sweet Projects Finished =-.

  12. I just want to come and hang out in the fun room! What a feast for the eyes… visual treasures every where. Your creativity knows no bounds! I feel so comforted and warm leaving here today, like I’ve just been hugged by you :)
    .-= Vicky´s last blog ..I am doing this =-.

  13. What a jewel box of a room! I absolutely love everything. One thing that you didn’t mention, but maybe not new, are your drapes. They are so beautiful- did you make those also?
    I read your posts each day before going out.
    Thank you so much.

  14. grammycarolynn says:

    Oh! Your “fun room” is just wonderful! First of all, your pink and green colors are so soft and inviting! I can just imagine you spending hours and hours creating beautiful things. Your baskets are so sweet and practical. I surely like the way you have covered your work tables. Did you make your curtains….they are so much fun! I love the fringe! And, last, but not least…..I LOVE your precious little furry companions. No “fun room” is complete without one or two little buddies!
    Thanks for sharing! I am inspired to get into my “sewing room/sandbox” and play today!

  15. Stephanie says:

    I love Nanny’s paintings! I have never seen one of her portraits. They’re beautiful, of course!

  16. What a thrill to have such a gorgeous room to do your crafts in. It’s lovely and so well organized. Hugs, Marty
    .-= Marty´s last blog ..Arizona Bloggers Tea =-.

  17. I love your new and improved “Fun-Room”, Robin! When we retire and move to a new home…this is the type of craft room I would love to have! Your Mom was very talented. It must be where you get it from! Enjoy your “Fun-Room” and have a great week!
    .-= Eileen´s last blog ..Palm Sunday =-.

  18. Gorgeous! What fun to be surrounded by all that fun inspiration!
    Your animals are super cute too! ;-)
    .-= Liz@HoosierHomemade´s last blog ..Flower Cookies ~ A Spring Treat =-.

  19. This is a beautiful room! I love everything. I’d love to come in and just snoop through all your stuff. haha
    .-= Carmen´s last blog ..Easter Menu =-.

  20. The room redo turned out great, Robin! I’m loving the colors, so cheerful and spring-y…just perfect to get the creative juices flowing. Well done!
    .-= jane carter´s last blog ..A Picture Perfect COLOR for the Kitchen!!! =-.

  21. WOW! I love your room. I am actually in the middle doing a redo on mine but I don’t think it will compare to yours. Those curtains are just beautiful!

  22. i would say you ought to tickled pink and blue, my dear!

    what a fun and fabulous space ~ i guess we know where to find you … ;)

    i really love the B L O O M banner on your shelf … simply sweet …

    as you …

    pg xo
    .-= prairiegirl´s last blog for friday ~ the dirt =-.

  23. very, very pretty! Oh, it’s soooo much more fun to create when you’re in a space that you just love! Enjoy it to its fullest! Dropping by from That’s so Cheri… Hope to see you at my place!
    .-= Mary Beth @ Live. Laugh Make Something´s last blog ..Fabric Flower Necklaces =-.

  24. Pinky says:

    What a GREAT space and you (and Mike) made it beautiful too!!!!! The storage is fantastic and your Mother’s painting are lovely! I am so glad you have them and are using them! Have a wonderful week, my friend! XO, Pinky PS, we used the Behr paint with primer too….Joe made me all new window boxes (9 of them) and instead of staining them to match the decks he painted them black! I LOOOVE them!

  25. MichelleH says:

    So pretty! I think I shorted my keyboard by drooling on it. I want to come play in your gorgeous new playroom. Wonderful job creating a beautiful and functional space!

  26. jeanne says:

    Thanks for the tour — happy crafting!

  27. Beverly Atkins says:

    Love your re-do! It looks like heaven. BUT your little dog looks so much like my Callie. Callie is a rescue dog and is probably a Maltese/Poodle mix. She curls up just like your little dog and looks at me over her tail too! I just wish my craft room looked that good!

  28. Very pretty! I love all the storage and room you’ve got. Love your window treatment, too!

  29. Thanks for linking up to Whatever Goes Wednesday at Someday Crafts! I love what you have done with this room! Makes me want to go craft something!!
    .-= Michelle´s last blog ..Whatever Goes Wednesday #7 =-.

  30. Oh, your helpers are beautiful! I have to leave space on my work table for my quality control checker….someday my room will be neat enough to take pics of…someday!

  31. I LOVE LOVE LOVE this!! Thanks for linking up to Whatever Goes Wednesday at Someday Crafts! We featured you so come on over and grab a button!!
    .-= Michelle´s last blog ..Whatever Goes Wednesday #7 =-.

  32. Okee dokee, it’s a given:- I’m movin’ in w/ you!! Love your space!! What a wonderful place to create!!! TFS! :-)

  33. I could be in this room forever!! I don’t have an area – just a closet but I am hoping!
    .-= Mary´s last blog ..Pretty Things Giveaway at Mary’s – Celebrating 200 posts and 300 followers =-.

  34. Robin, what a beautiful room to be creative in! No wonder you and your pups and cat hang out there all day!

    Thanks for linking up to Make it Yours Day at My Backyard Eden!
    .-= Carolyn´s last blog ..Embellished Spring T-Shirt =-.

  35. I love this room redo! I would love you to link this post on Favorite Things Friday!
    .-= Jessica Hills´s last blog ..Favorite Things Friday =-.

  36. That is one very pretty, beautifully organized space. I need something like that. You gave me some very creative ideas. Thanks and Happy EAster to you and yours. Hugs, Cindy S

  37. Thanks for linking up Robin!!?

    Have a Happy Easter weekend!!
    .-= TidyMom´s last blog ..I’m Lovin’ It! ~Easter Cut-Out Cookies =-.

  38. What an awesome room…mine is being used as a storage room for all the extra furniture from the sale of our beach house:( Maybe one day my girls will haul it all off with them:) Hope you have a wonderful Easter with your family and enjoy your awesome room!


  39. Your craft room is amazing! That is my dream to have one like it!

  40. Wow. I bet you can get a lot done in a great, inspiring room like that!
    .-= Jami @ An Oregon Cottage´s last blog ..Extreme Room Makeover: The Reveal =-.

  41. I am so jealous of your girly creative space. It’s gorgeous! And so organized!

  42. What a delightful space! I would stay in there all day and go craft crazy! Your dogs are absolutely precious :)

  43. I love your creative space. It inspires me to try and do something with my creative space/computer room/mess room.
    .-= Katie´s last blog ..Paper toys =-.

  44. Its a beautiful place to work and create somethin beautiful like this. Its an inspiration for me I am too planning a room like this, and your will help me a lot… check me out there

  45. i sooo love your fun room!! :) xxo, kim
    .-= kim klassen´s last blog ..celebrating the simple things =-.

  46. I think you achieved “pretty” in your creative space:! I just love it…and the colors are so serene:)

  47. Patsy Kruebbe says:


    I love your pink toile curtains. Can you tell me, did you make them or buy them ready made? I need some and need to go if I need to sew some or if I can find them ready made. Thanks so much.

  48. What a sweet space. I love all of your feminine touches.

    .-= Rene´s last blog ..Hello Gorgeous or Should I Call You Rosemary =-.

  49. Wow – what a fabulous space to create in! Great job.

    .-= ButterYum´s last blog ..My Mom Cave =-.

  50. I love your “BLOOM” shelf!!

  51. I love your craft room and love the place for the dogs. My little dog will have to have a place in my new craft room. Your rooms are so pretty as always.


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