Decorated Ceramic Lamp

It's easy (and cheap) to give new life to a boring ceramic lamp.

I purchased the ceramic lamp on sale for $4.99. I used a sponge (cut into a square and rectangle with a utility knife) and a foam stencil brush, some acrylic paint, and some spray gloss.

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Dip the sponge stencil and foam brush in the acrylic paint to make a simple design. When dry, spray with a light coat of gloss.

By Laura from Long Beach, CA

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January 22, 20080 found this helpful

Cute idea and it goes in any room.

I really like this idea!

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January 23, 20080 found this helpful

Very creative idea. Every time I go into Goodwill I see lots of lamps, just waiting for a designer's sponge or brush.

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January 23, 20080 found this helpful

very nice look, great idea and tip!

what a way to save an old lamp and bring it

back into the room with new decor

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