Jill Serrao's Profile
It seems as though I’ve been creating, repurposing, and tinkering with things for as long as I can remember. For about 10 years I sold my work at art festivals/craft fairs in the beach communities, which was a lot of work but also a lot of fun. In late 2003 I entered the online market, selling on Ebay and a friend’s website, eventually opening my own website in 2006.
In the earlier years I painted on old windows, painted on and created planters from old chairs, painted furniture, repurposed/decorated chandeliers & lamps, and built various pieces --- all in a shabby chic, garden, and beach cottage style. I still paint on windows, but have strayed away from the larger stuff because shipping is cost-prohibitive. I still do beachy type items, but have added painting pink roses over the last six years.
I still love shabby chic, anything vintage and…
- Born on October 31
- Joined April 15, 2009