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« on: November 17, 2019 12:51:18 PM »

I had wanted to make a faux mercury glass pumpkin from a plain glass thrift find, but I overdid it with the paint! Still it's pretty nifty!




I used Krylon's Looking Glass paint and tried to follow a couple of different online tutorials for DIY mercury glass.  Roll Eyes



I am considering redoing it... someday. In the meantime it's part of the Thanksgiving decor in a little cabinet in our main bathroom along with a geometric plaid pumpkin I made last year.





Boy, was this difficult to photograph! I actually finished a few weeks ago and took it outside in the snow to capture and it was just a blinding sphere of light! Plus with all those pumpkin-y ribs, it's almost impossible to not get a reflection of me (in my bathrobe!) in the surface.
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I love it. Well done.
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« Reply #2 on: November 18, 2019 11:47:15 AM »

Ohhhh! I like it!
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« Reply #3 on: November 18, 2019 07:40:35 PM »

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