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Altered Wall Hook

Well here I am again My Dear Sweet Friends

I have several Design Team projects going live today and right now I am wearing my Altered Eclectics DT Hat.  For my project I decided to alter an old wall hook and you can see the finished hook below.  I meant to take a photo of the old wall hook but totally forgot.  My bad!!

(This Image is from Fitztown called Fae 21)

This project was a lot of fun and in some ways pretty easy.  I used my Copics to color the image and put it aside while I worked on the wall hook.  I have listed the colors I used further down in this post.  

I have several old wall hooks laying around and decided to use one of them for this project.  Actually what I plan on doing is altering two more later this month with different Fae images (they are so amazing).  I will share all three finished wall hooks once they are done.  

I prepped the front of the wall hook by doing a little sanding to get all the messy stuff off.  I added a coat of sealant and let it dry.  And then all I needed to do was add the colored image to the front of the hook with some Mod Podge.  I used several coats and allowed time for drying in between.  I added a final coat of varnish and once dry I added the purple ribbon. 

It always is fun to take something old and turn it into something new.



I hope you will join in our challenge this month and you can find all the details on the Altered Eclectics Challenge Blog.

Thanks for stopping by - I always appreciate it.  Looking forward to seeing what you create for our March Challenge.

With hugs and smiles
Laine
DT Altered Eclectics

I have entered this project into the following challenge/s:

Simon Says Stamp Blog Challenge


Copics Used:

E000, E00, E11
R81, R83, R85, R56
C0, C1, C3, C5
YG04, YG21, YG23, YG25
BG10
YR02, 
Y15


Comments

  1. Loving the Fae images Laine especially as you have coloured them so well. It will be great to see the whole of the altered hooks when you have completed them :-) xxx

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  2. You know I love this and it doesn't hurt to say it again - I love this hun xx

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  3. stunning, amazing coloring with Copics! have a wonderful day.

    sparkle & shine *~*

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  4. Very pretty coloring! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

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  5. You really rock these images, Laine! More of your fantastic coloring. What a great idea to update the wall hook. Beauty and function all in one. :-D

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  6. Wow! Fantastic colouring!! Look forward to seeing all 3 Fae together! Steffi :o) xx

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