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Old 03-21-2014, 08:06 PM   #1
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Sprucing up for summer
This is a decoration I have on a wall in my backyard. After four years all the colors have faded. I went to a local craft store last night and walked away with small bottles of paint and brushes...And VOILA...new life again. Took me back to grade school!!!
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Old 03-21-2014, 09:29 PM   #2
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Looks like fun!
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Old 03-21-2014, 11:50 PM   #3
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BEAUTIFUL!!!!!

Did you apply a finishing coat to help it make it through the weather?
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Old 03-22-2014, 12:06 AM   #4
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I am still painting....but will put a lacquer coat on once i am through to help preserve it. Now that I have started this project I am eyeing other things (pots, planters, etc) to use more of the paint. I was engrossed today!!!
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So good to see bright, cheerful colors somewhere. (We're looking forward to the first spring snowfall that I can remember here in the DC area.) You've done a wonderful bit of restoration. I love it!
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Old 03-22-2014, 01:35 PM   #6
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finished project...lacquered and hung!
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Not sure why my photos always post in the wrong position!!
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That looks so good! Nicely done.
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Old 03-23-2014, 07:51 PM   #9
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