The boys are outgrowing their dinky little kid table with mini-chairs, so I have set about trolling craigslist for the old school all-in-one desk and chair hybrid so that each kid might have his own homework/coloring/demise-plotting space. I actually found a few for sale, but liked this beaut the best, which was a steal at $30:
I had wanted to do something covered in comic-book-art for them for quite some time, and this thing already came with the perfect, Marvel Comic Red paint. Some scissors, a tub of Mod Podge, and a Sunday hour to kill, and here is what emerged:
I love how it turned out! And love the awesome inner dialogue from Superman in this frame:
Now I just need another one like it to do a Batman edition. Or perhaps Spiderman? Hmmmm.....