FAQ operation magpie

What kind of products/services do you offer

Operation Magpie is a proud retailer of Amy Howard at Home® products. We love to teach people ages 5-95 how to use the Amy Howard at Home® products in one of our many workshops. We also use these products exclusively to create custom one of a kind finishes for our clients from small projects to full kitchens.  We learned from the best, we trained with Amy Howard and her team in Memphis.

I would like a quote for custom painting services

Thank you so much for your interest!  Please email me… lori@operationmagpie.com  with an accurate picture of the item in question.  Please include dimensions and some inspiration pictures…a picture really is worth a thousand words!

Where do you hold workshops?

We are now mobile.  Our project-driven workshops provide hands-on finishing techniques.  We can work one on one in your home for a truly customized experience or you can attend one of our organized events coming this fall.

How do I care for my newly painted furniture?

Your painted furniture should be treated like the masterpiece you created it to be. Follow these easy tips and enjoy your furniture for a lifetime.

*No harsh cleaners, pledge or endust please. A soft damp/dry rag will do the job. Wipe up spills as they occur

* Stay away from placing sharp or scratchy objects on your painted surfaces

I love artwork on furniture, but I am not an artist. How can I achieve a similar look?

We would be happy to show you how we incorporate these kind of details to our pieces in a workshop.

Do you have online tutorial videos?

Operation Magpie does not currently have any online videos however we recommend subscribing to the Amy Howard at Home® YouTube channel