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« on: March 01, 2008 02:30:02 PM »

My husbands space has always been his upstairs office area.  It never had any personality at all, white walls, nothing hanging on them.  SO i re did it with his love of motorcycles.  The painting technique, I hope it shown in the pics, was real easy.  Base coat of grey, then brushed metallic silver glaze over it, then with Saran wrap gave it a dimensional look.  I love it, he loves it.  The window I could not figure out how to make a curtain for the entire thing, so I made your basic panel out of flame fabric and used gallery glass to do the design on top.  It isn't perfectly symmetrical, but i had no way to climb my peaked roof in the frigid winter to place a guide to follow. 

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« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2008 02:37:54 PM »

that looks so great! What fun!
That painting technique looks like stainless steel in the pics, does it in real life? That looks so good, i cant get over it!
great job, no wonder he loves it!
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« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2008 02:41:51 PM »

 Shocked oh wow i love this room !! and im a girl  Wink
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« Reply #3 on: March 01, 2008 02:43:42 PM »

Great room!  I love how the "steel" paint came out.
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« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2008 02:44:20 PM »

Very manly!.................   Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2008 02:46:03 PM »

you did a great job and is he aware of what an excellent artist you are?
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« Reply #6 on: March 01, 2008 09:50:19 PM »

What an incredible room you've created for your husband.  I love what you've done here!!! A very talented job!!! Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: March 01, 2008 09:52:00 PM »

Ooh fantastic job!!
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« Reply #8 on: March 05, 2008 06:35:54 PM »

I love the paint job and the window---supah awesome!
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