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« on: September 15, 2007 12:00:03 AM »

hi everyone,
this is my first painting shoe project, and i think it won't be the last one. I love this shoe now, it is better than the way it was before.Don't you think so?
i quite like these shoes before but the white stiches on it makes me like them less. So thanks to hoolietta, after reading her topic i decided to paint my shoes. First I rubbed it with sandpaper and paint it with white acrylic paint to make a base. Then I started painting using masking tape to paint clearly.

I used two layers of each color to erase brush lines.
After all the paint dried i used a medium called "satin acrylic varnish" .
It is semi matte and i think it will keep my shoes from the rain.

i'm expecting your comments

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« Reply #1 on: September 15, 2007 12:11:16 AM »

to cute, nice idea
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« Reply #2 on: September 15, 2007 02:02:03 AM »

Cute. I like the pink accent you added.
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« Reply #3 on: September 15, 2007 05:28:36 AM »

I've been wanting to try that but didn't know what type of varnish to use -- hopefully the one you used works!

I love the colors of those shoes!
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« Reply #4 on: September 15, 2007 09:15:02 AM »

I love them I wish I could buy those shoes at a store. I like the colors you chose.
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« Reply #5 on: September 16, 2007 01:05:55 PM »

I loved this project. I am doing my own and I will post here as well.
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