Friday, July 8, 2011

Sing Us a Song

You're the piano man
Sing us a song tonight
Well, we're all in the mood for a melody
And you've got us all feelin' all right

-Billy Joel

Such a lovely song...and such a lovely surprise:

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Yes!! That's right. I got a piano. For FREE. Now the person who gave it to me really doesn't want me to paint it, but it was my intention to have a painted piano all along. Now the question is: what color? I can't really do yellow even though I would *love* to do yellow, but I already decided that YELLOW is the color we are going to paint the well pump outside. I have several ideas posted here. I am also thinking of adding some pretty wood appliques like these:

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I think so!



  1. Awesome Alisha! Paint it for sure, something fabulous like teal!

  2. How about a nice rich black walnut!

  3. Haha you would say is black walnut?

  4. Can't wait to see how pretty it is!

  5. wood appliques, yes! and I am not sure if my vision of loveliness is the same as yours, but I like the idea of blond wood with detail-painted appliques.

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