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« on: February 07, 2011 11:44:45 AM »

I've never posted in the "Home Sweet Home" section, so I apologize if this isn't the right category for this post <3

The other day, my dad made a few balancing wine bottle holders, and he asked me to paint them.  He made 3 (one in a triangle-ish shape, one the shape of a wine bottle, and one the shape of a fish), and I painted two of them with acrylics.



The first one is BY FAR my favorite--took me about 2 hours to complete.
Front:



Back (which is dark purple; the sides are light green):



Close ups of the grapes:








Second one I like, but not nearly as much as the first.  It took me around 45 minutes:


Front:



Back:






And if you're wondering, "Profondo rosso" means "deep red" (as in "deep red wine" Wink) in Italian.  I didn't want to take a copyrighted name, so I made up my own.  :3
(oh, and New Haven County is where I'm located Smiley)





Hope you enjoy them!
And when a wine bottle is put in them, it will sit like this:

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« Reply #1 on: February 08, 2011 08:12:04 AM »

Nice job! I've painted grapes once before, love how yours turned out!
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« Reply #2 on: February 08, 2011 09:49:45 AM »

Nice job! I've painted grapes once before, love how yours turned out!


Thanks!!
It was actually my first time ever painting grapes, so I'm glad to hear that someone likes it!  XD
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« Reply #3 on: November 17, 2011 06:42:25 AM »

I love the idea of this kind of wine holder.  These turned out so wonderfully, too!  Very classy. : )
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