Thursday, April 29, 2010

Voila!



A Preppy Mailbox is born! I learned a few things while doing this project.
#1- I should have sanded it first.
#2 - It's easier to hand paint the thin lines than to use string (I got that idea off the internet, and all it did was make a mess!)
#3 - The most effective way to "paint" plaid is to "suggest" it and not try to make it perfect. (My friend Franny told me that, after I had already done this)
I'd put this out in front of my house, I think.

5 comments:

  1. I want sneakers to match!
    Cuteness!

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  2. I love this!
    BTW I'm 'over' the portrait :D

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  3. Fantastic! I'm impressed with painting plaid on a mailbox!!

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