Earlier I mentioned a DIY project that I shouldn't have done myself.....here it goes. I got very excited this summer at the thought of starting up a classroom library and randomly came across a nice bookshelf for $10 at a garage sale. I also got a box of books with the shelf for fifty cents a piece! Jessica and I were going to try to use our Dave Ramsey tip of haggling and get it for cheaper, but
|Here's a Before|
I was told to sand down my thick runs and paint over it. Which I'm sure would have turned out great for anyone else. However, I was left with a two-tone project and lots of frustration. It looked like this at one point....
Honestly, with all the books on it, it looks pretty darn good. Ok little seventh graders, get ready to do some reading!