Karla Ritchey: Painting a new picture for the second half of life


Karla Ritchey: Painting a new picture for the second half of life
 

In 2011, within just a few months, Karla Ritchey remarried, retired from a 29-year career in teaching, and started a new business. Today Ritchey, 63, owns and operates three Lady Butterbug stores in Grapevine, Plano and McKinney, distributors of Annie Sloan Chalk Paint, a proprietary decorative paint that works on furniture, fabrics, walls, ceilings and floors.
 
How’d you get into this business?
We picked up a couple of cans of Chalk Paint and I loved it. Right away I decided to become a “stockist” — that’s what the company, which is based in the United Kingdom, calls its distributors. I... read more

 
8 March 2016 in Lifestyle, Views: 14
Source: Dallas News
 


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