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« on: August 14, 2004 11:27:53 PM »

Okay, so i got this frame with this GREAT detailing on it. I didn't want to paint it and mask the detailing, so this is what i did instead:



i painted it light pink first, then did a black paint/water wash (put the paint on, wiped it off). The black paint makes the detailing stand out. Then i topped it off with a coat of clear spray paint.
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« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2004 11:00:57 AM »

that's such a neat frame. what are you going to put in it?
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« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2004 10:03:17 PM »

actually, i decorated it for a local art show/silent auction so whoever bids on it and wins it will decide what goes in it!
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