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Revamping Thrift Store Figurines


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January 13, 2015

Revamping Thrift Store Figurines - hot pink and light blue owl figurinesDo you ever see a figurine at Goodwill or a yard sale and think, "It would be cute if it were a different color."? Well you are in luck. Next time buy that ugly figurine, a can of primer and of spray paint, and turn it into something awesome!

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Supplies:

  • ugly figurines
  • spray primer
  • spray paint
  • garbage bag (to protect painting area)

Steps:

  1. Gently wash the figurine with a mild soap and water. Use a soft brush if necessary to remove any dust or debris. Allow to dry thoroughly.
  2. owls before painting
     
  3. Apply thin layers of primer to the figurine, according to the package directions. Allow to dry completely.
  4. priming large owl 2nd coat
     
    priming large owl 3rd coat
     
    priming small owl
     
  5. Apply thin layers of spray paint to the figurine, following package directions. Once you have good coverage, allow it to dry. Enjoy your new decoration!
  6. painting small owl 2nd coat of paint
     
    finished blue owl
     
    painted figurine
     
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August 26, 2015

You can give outdated nicknacks a new life with a simple coat of paint. Check out this video to see how we revived a couple ceramic owls.

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June 11, 2008

You will need three different colors (tubes) of "Gallery Glass", a product by PLAID. On a sheet of picture glass or a piece of freezer paper shiny side up, form nickle size drops of color one.

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Make about a hundred dots. Now, make a second smaller dot in the center of the first dots.

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