Repurposed Silverware Box

February 5th, 2014 in member junk     
Marymc Marymc, member
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I love old silverware boxes. This one is done with acrylic paint and I draw the paisley freehand with DecoColor paint pens, extra fine tip. Yes, it takes a while, but it's very therapeutic for me, like meditation.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Mary McConnell
posted in: member junk, vintage, wood, funky, , whimsical, retro, pink, silverware, box, jewelry box, paisley

Comments (5)

Marymc writes: I take out the "guts" so they can be used for anything. Pictures, letters, jewelry... I've done a couple of these so far. This one has a painted interior, and another one I;ve done has a new fabric lining. Posted: 5:23 pm on February 12th
PlentyPlace writes: You've got such a steady hand! Do you use the boxes for something other than silverware? Posted: 3:41 pm on February 11th
MakinItHappen writes: That is lovely work. I'll bet it's fun, too! Posted: 7:07 am on February 9th
birdcolor writes: This is amazing! Wowza!!!! Posted: 7:07 pm on February 6th
gadgetsponge writes: Holy cow! -- By hand! You've got skills. Great work. Posted: 7:29 am on February 6th
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