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« on: May 08, 2014 03:49:42 PM »

The three  cardboard boxes were holiday clearance for 25-50 cents,and covered in either red or green glitter and sequins. I ripped  off the plastic holly, spray painted a base coat, did several layers blending acrylic paints and also some rub n buff, then added ribbons and doodads.








I should have taken a before picture of this-it was made from clear red plastic, and said merry christmas! Added the heavy spring at the top, various doodads, two receipt tape rolls and an old film canister.

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« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2014 06:23:09 PM »

Wow, impressive!! Loving the top hat boxes a LOT.
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« Reply #2 on: May 08, 2014 08:55:07 PM »

Thank you! They were cheap wonky cardboard to start with, and bumpy from the sequins, so I  rolled with it. Texture, baby, texture.
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« Reply #3 on: May 09, 2014 02:37:30 AM »

Fantastic and fun transformations. What will you do with them?
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« Reply #4 on: May 09, 2014 05:20:47 AM »

Well, I'm in a couple of local comic conventions where I'll have both rayguns and slightly steampunky stuff, so they'll go with me there, to see what  happens. And thanks!
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