Guess what? I finally started Christmas decorating and I can't resist a close up of anything shiny.
I made this JOY sign last year. I
Meh, right? A couple of night ago I revamped it.
First, I pulled off the pine cones and holly stuff. Meh.
Then I gave it a brush down with a brighter green.
Better already, right?
I thought so, but I wanted some bling. Cue tiny Christmas balls my mom picked up while thrifting and some I bought off Craigslist. I also painted over the off white on the J and Y with gesso. I didn't have any white paint.
Just two short hours of hemming and hawing over the placement of every single individual ball (and one serious hot glue burn) later I had this.
It makes me super happy. it's so shiny.
Now, if I can just get up some other decorations so he doesn't seem so lonely.