Sunday, February 26, 2012
Remember when I was on a roll with the dining room, exactly one month ago?!
After putting the pedestals in storage, (I have plans for the urns, I'll show you later this week)
and running across frames while thrifting it started to fall into place!
This was the one of the inspiration photos I shared here.
Gold frames, white mats, sketches, art hung from floor to ceiling...love it!
This weekend I got busy painting my assortment of thrift store frames to get a
Taped off and ready for the paint booth, along with some other victims!
metal corners, and I wasted no time trying it out!
Thank you, Courtney!! Absolutely Brilliant!!
My version is a little different, because of the curves and shape of the frame I was
working with, I taped the frame off and spray painted only the corner gold.
Here's part of the assortment I'll be working with, I need another thrifting trip.
Oh, btw, ALL of the items I mentioned in my Goodwill tour here were GONE the next day!
Of course, I still need art for the frames.
I know this is a little unusual, but I decided on a collection of...
~ flamingos ~
The first four images are from the New York Public Library Digital Gallery
check it out here,
they provides 'free' access to thousands of images. I haven't figured out how to download
them yet, I'll share the details as soon as I have the scoop.
Or, if anyone has any info I'd be grateful! :)
So, I'm on the hunt for perfect flamingo sketches or prints...
wish me luck!