Let's recap the office/craft room progress:
This was during the walk through of the house. It's a tricky space with a non-centered-on-the-wall window, 2 doors to enter-- 1 being from the foyer and 1 from the hallway, and a closet. Oh and let's not fail to mention the hideous wood paneling and the cane/wood ceiling fan! Oh and for heaven's sake, it's the smallest out of 3 bedrooms and stained so dark it nearly felt like a CLOSET.
Board by board, nail by nail the paneling was taken down. The batch was sold on Craigslist. I was careful to not destroy too much of it. My friend/co-worker (who was a former electrician) pulled brand new wiring and added three additional outlets.
Another friend helped to lift the drywall as I hurried to sink screws. Finally it was taped, mudded and sanded.
It currently is sitting something like this: