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« Reply #10 on: January 26, 2005 12:20:26 AM »

hmmmm......i'm thinking you could probably contact paper the dashboard instead of decoupaging it. damn, now i'm tempted to pimp My ride. at the moment the interior is all boring tan. with leather seats. it doesn't even have a bloody clock or trunk release, but it has Leather Seats.



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« Reply #11 on: January 26, 2005 11:13:39 AM »

if you're trying to do something permanent to the (plastic) dash i'd recommend taking sandpaper or a wire brush to it first - adhesives will stick a lot better!  For semi-permanent i'd guess contact paper would work, though i'm not sure for how long.  i'd think it would turn brittle in the sun.
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« Reply #12 on: January 26, 2005 02:22:14 PM »

so this topic sparked my interest and i did a search on art cars and these were the coolest ones i found..thought id share

this ones very creative and i dig the lizard crawling up the front


and this one...all marbles wow.
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« Reply #13 on: January 26, 2005 04:57:49 PM »

One of my favorites that i've ever seen is the carthedral: http://www.carthedral.com.
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« Reply #14 on: January 30, 2005 01:59:33 PM »

Wow, those are all awesome, the art cars are amazing- I especially like the pez one and the marbles one! I am thinking of something not so permanent, since I will probably end up selling the car. Any more ideas?
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