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« Reply #20 on: August 04, 2006 08:41:02 PM »

A few questions:

-did you do anything to prepare the bottlecaps before painting on them?
-what kind of paints did you use?
-did you use any kind of sealer afterward?

She used acrylic.. Smiley  Not sure about the other two.
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« Reply #21 on: August 04, 2006 10:45:55 PM »

A few questions:

-did you do anything to prepare the bottlecaps before painting on them?
-what kind of paints did you use?
-did you use any kind of sealer afterward?
I sanded the bottlecaps just a tad so they'd be rough enough to take paint.

I used acrylic paint, and gave them a quick layer of acrylic medium.
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« Reply #22 on: August 05, 2006 06:57:41 AM »

Awesome artistry!  I'd love to have a set of these.
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« Reply #23 on: August 05, 2006 07:01:44 AM »

Ah, they're great! The frame is perfect for making you really want to get close to the paintings, it makes them seem very precious and important.
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« Reply #24 on: August 05, 2006 11:14:32 PM »

I love these. I love how you framed them in a huge frame
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« Reply #25 on: August 06, 2006 01:12:01 AM »

ohhh i love the way you framed these in that big frame...really emphasizes how small they are Smiley
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« Reply #26 on: August 06, 2006 12:45:53 PM »

Holy crap those are great   Shocked
After seeing these, I almost chickened out but I posted anyway...
I second (or third or fourth) the motion to produce more and sell em.
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« Reply #27 on: August 07, 2006 03:56:59 PM »

ahh, Roethke...you are a neat person
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« Reply #28 on: August 07, 2006 06:13:12 PM »

Thanks, everybody.

You all should try making wee paintings while you're still young and still have your eyesight.  I have no training in painting.  All it takes is some practice!
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« Reply #29 on: August 08, 2006 01:09:35 PM »

Well I had it down to three choices and was not sure how to decide - but since I really wish I could draw better faces I just had to go with your three fabulous faces.  Hope you do well in the voting
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