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March Madness Milk Paint Contest | Carver Junk Company | Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint | Painted Furniture | Painted Mirror | Chippy Finish | Marzipan and Ironstone

Can you believe March is over, and it’s April already??  Our March Madness Milk Paint Contest was a ton of fun, and we had thousands of voters over the two weeks. We’re excited to do it again next year. On that note….we’re so excited to crown our very first March Madness Milk Paint WINNER: Brooke […]

MakeMN: Holiday Marquee Workshop & Next Session!

MakeMN | Pinterest workshop | DIY Workshop | Holiday Marquee | Carver Junk Company | Minneapolis

MakeMN’s fastest-selling workshop, the Holiday Marquee series, wrapped up last week! Two fun groups made JOY and NOEL holiday marquee lights, individually painted & decorated, while we all got into the holiday spirit. Our Pinspiration {MakeMN is a high-end, Pinterest-inspired workshop series}: Workshop participants painted their marquees in either red or gold, or left them […]

MakeMN String Art Workshop: What a LOVE-ly Evening!

MakeMN String Art Workshop | LOVE sign | Carver Junk Company | Workshop led by The Vintage Studio

If you haven’t yet been introduced to our MakeMN workshop series, you’re missing out! Read more about it here. Our most recent workshop, this past weekend, was String Art, Dinner & Drinks. When we originally planned this last MakeMN workshop, the only design we intended to offer was a stag – but last second, we […]

Milk Paint: Colors of the Month, and Upcoming Workshops!

Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint | Color of the Month | Mora + Shutter Gray | Available at Carver Junk Company

  Every month, Miss Mustard Seed features two colors as Colors of the Month. September’s COTM are Shutter Gray and Mora. Say Hello to Shutter Gray Shutter Gray is one of Marian’s {Miss Mustard Seed} favorites.  It’s a French blue/gray that has a faded quality about it.  It’s named for a pair of old gray […]

MakeMN: Clock & Antler Recap, and Upcoming Workshops!

Modern Clock and Painted Antler DIY Workshop | Carver Junk Company | Minneapolis, MN | Craft Workshop | Ladies Night Ideas

I can’t believe it’s been a month since our last MakeMN workshop. It was such a fun project, and the finished pieces were more amazing than we even anticipated! We’ve been busy around here at the MakeMN headquarters – coming up with new workshop ideas, planning out the rest of the year, and making plans […]

Upcoming Events: July and August, 2015

Carver Junk Company August Occasional Sale Event | Carver, MN Vintage Furniture and Handmade Home Decor

We’ve got summer fun planned at both stores over the next couple of months. Click on each photo for more details about the event!