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The BIG Reveal – Camberley’s Fall Wreath

 

Today’s the Day!  I am about to show off my finished “fall” wreath. 

 

To start, I ransacked the paint stash at Bella Fine.  Upon further advice from Debs, I learned it would be best to use an acrylic spray paint.  You may find acrylic spray paint at your local craft store (i.e. Michael’s).

 

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Once I gathered all the gold/bronze paint tones I adored, I went through and sorted my filler, gourds, pumpkins and acorns – placing them by the paint color I thought would look best.  Next, it was time to get my “paint on”.  So, Keighley and I took to the streets and painted to the town gold.

Here’s what we came up with~~~

 

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Gold Pumpkins

 

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Once all of the wreath items had been painted we 1) added filler to our wood base 2) started placing in the pumpkins/gourds 3) added some glitter spray as a finishing touch (I apologize for the lack of pictures. I was in deep concentration). Tip: when making a wreath, hang up your base {around eye level} and then go to town with filler/pumpkins/et cetera.  This enables you to see how it is going to look hanging on your door. 

So here it is, my “fall” wreath for 2009.

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Happy Nesting,

Camberley

October 27, 2009 - 10:54 pm

Vanessa - It looks great!

October 27, 2009 - 11:23 pm

Keighley - loves it!!!

October 28, 2009 - 8:52 am

Jamie - It looks great, even though Grady took a bite out of one of your decorative pumpkins. No, seriously, I don’t even want to hang a wreath because yours makes mine look so lame-o. I love it.

October 28, 2009 - 9:24 am

Christy - So great! A little bling for the home! Love it!

October 29, 2009 - 2:53 am

Lynne - How talented you are! Your wreath is spectacular.

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