Amanda Calta of Reloved Home Designs :: Artist Interview

A great big WELCOME to Amanda and her lovely Reloved Home Designs pieces now available at Serious Fun Art Studio!  Stop by to see these beauties in person. She is a meticulous artist with great attention to detail which shows in her finishes results.

Ginger: How do you describe your style of furniture makeovers? Who or what inspires you?
Amanda:  I love layers and depth in my paint. I’m not sure I have a particular style, as I love experimenting and testing myself.  There are several blogs I follow and glean inspiration from:  Lesley Stocker, Furniture Flipping, Sweet Pickins, and a few more. I think Leslie has the biggest influence on my style. I also find inspiration in everyday things. The colors in nature… I feel the challenge to try to duplicate.

G: What is your most creative project to date?

Amanda: I think my most creative project is a 1920’s …    read the entire interview here

~ Happy Thanksgiving ~

Studio hours this week:
  • Tuesday:  11-4
  • Wednesday:  11-4
  • Thursday (you really did not think we could be open on Thanksgiving!)
  • Friday (closed, most Black Friday specials are at the mall and online…)
  • Saturday:  10-5  OPEN for Small Business Saturday!
    Stop by and see what’s in-store!!!

Small Business Saturday

Register now for Fall classes!

Watercolor, Drawing, and Sketchbook classes are now posted and registration is open! Click on the “Art Classes & Workshops” page to see the creative lineup.

Please stop by the shop to register:


Silver Linings

10931 N. 56th Street, Temple Terrace

Mon (closed except for classes)

Tue 10-5

Wed 11-8

Thurs 10-5

Fri 10-5

Sat 10-4


or email me with questions about classes: