If you're new to painting, I would HIGHLY recommend visiting All Things Thrifty and read her post Painting Furniture 101. This is where I started and I am sooo thankful for this post to set me in the right direction. Check out her piano transformation here! it is TO DIE FOR!
Take a window pane and make a photo frame and coat rack. Neat! We have window panes! @Meaghan Holley Burns, we need to find an old Junk store that sells old window panes, I have seen a few cute ideas on here.