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kyratised 112 of 136Butterfly wings brooch kyratisation ! Part #1Filigree brooch/pendant combo.
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    Posted 6 years ago

    kyratango
    (436 items)

    Lambda's post with his marbled pipe/pillar make me share with you my patinated polystyren resin coated "antique" column...

    Last pic is not the original one, just to show as white mine was!
    Patina was done with a mix of ocre colorant and diluted acrylic paint.
    Then a mix of ashes and very thin sassed gravel (from my court yard!) with acrylic wood/paper glue, applied roughly with a round brush.
    Then two layers of matte varnish, acrylic too.
    All process took 3hours, in my kitchen :-)

    When hubby came back, I told him "look at what I discovered while digging in the garden!"
    He believed me until he touched it, lol!

    Almost three years later, exposed to rain, frost and sun, it is still as I made it.

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    1. kyratango kyratango, 6 years ago
      Lambda55's post:
      http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/152074-my-hand-painted-marbled-pillar
    2. Lambda55, 6 years ago
      Correction ! It's Marbled. Or Marbling. And I am Male.
      And I'm very grateful for those who love rustic.
      And So..,It's not to compare. But to identify !!
      Thanx for sharing :..: ! And God bless (you) ! Wherever (you) ! Are.
    3. kyratango kyratango, 6 years ago
      Thanks Lambda, I corrected for HIS ;-)
    4. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 6 years ago
      I wish I could vacation in your home... :)
    5. VioletOrange VioletOrange, 6 years ago
      Very nice, is this two colors of paint with one blotted on over the base coat - or is it more complicated than that?
    6. VioletOrange VioletOrange, 6 years ago
      I looked at the photo and immediately wrote the comment - sorry I should have read first, asked second.
    7. kyratango kyratango, 6 years ago
      Nadia, you're welcome to my home, I need slaves for the garden, lol!
      VioletOrange, no problem, hope you had your answer ;-)
    8. kyratango kyratango, 6 years ago
      Thanks all for your loves and comment too !
    9. inky inky, 6 years ago
      That's so unbelievably clever..I do envy you with your artistic flair!...:-)
    10. jscott0363 jscott0363, 6 years ago
      Nice job Kyra!!! It had me fooled for sure!!
    11. Lambda55, 6 years ago
      Why would u want to visit hear ? The only thing I like about SF is the weather !
      Been here for 10yrs. [12/16/05] a red! anthill at the foot of bridges. Views are nice. But the honeymoons been over. ! It's sooo.... visibly corrupt !
      The Capitol of spiritual smugness & Fatherless Bastards by choice !!! Love the weather though !! It's the only thing that's Fair here .. •!.•,
    12. kyratango kyratango, 6 years ago
      :-/..... ?????? Lambda!
    13. kyratango kyratango, 6 years ago
      Inky, you're very kind, thank you for your comment and love :-)

      Jscott, thank you, I love trompe l'oeil patina :-)

      PatSea many thanks for your compliment, but sometimes my "blessed hands" break a piece and become damned hell hands ;-)

      Lambda, this kind of comment is not welcome... You wouldn't agree if I was aggressive toward your country!
      And, correction, I'm not in South of France...
    14. vintagelamp vintagelamp, 6 years ago
      kyra, All that I can say is AMAZING!
    15. kyratango kyratango, 6 years ago
      Many thanks v.l :-)
    16. kyratango kyratango, 6 years ago
      And thanks too, dear pops!
    17. Trey Trey, 6 years ago
      Beautiful job:)
    18. kyratango kyratango, 6 years ago
      Thank you Trey!
    19. Windwalker, 5 years ago
      well done ... '-)))
    20. kyratango kyratango, 5 years ago
      Thank you Windwalker:-)
    21. martika martika, 5 years ago
      very nice garden feature!
    22. kyratango kyratango, 5 years ago
      Very nice and very kind comment, Martika!
      Thank you :-)

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