Ask Miss Mustard Seed

Marian ParsonsRunning a Business46 Comments

I receive a lot of e-mails with questions about painting, supplies, sprayers, furniture, techniques, etc.  A lot of these questions are the same.  What kind of paint should I use?  What kind of sprayer do you use?  What is the cure time?  What top coat do you use?  How much should I distress a piece?  Where do you sell your … Read More

Workshop Series – Tips From a Professional Photographer

Marian ParsonsPhotography, Running a Business23 Comments

Welcome to the workshop series brought to you by Mustard Seed Creations and Funky Junky Interiors!  Before we get started, make sure you check out my 1000 Follower Giveaway as well as the So You Think You Can Decorate Competition.  For this installment, I have another great guest lined up to share her expertise with you.  I “met” Courtney in the blog … Read More

Where it all began

Marian ParsonsMiscellaneus, my business story, Running a Business18 Comments

So, who is Miss Mustard Seed?  I was one of those girls who would arrange and rearrange the furniture in my doll house. I liked vacuum marks in the carpet and a smooth bedspread with fluffed pillows when I was only in 6th grade. As an adult I discovered Country Living, Country Home, and Better Homes & Gardens. I would … Read More