Experimental Paint Job

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Project by diggerdelaney posted 07-01-2018 07:32 PM 874 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another experiment that went wrong but the wife liked it so I completed it. As you can see the paint shrank back leaving what appears to be cracks. Somehow the more I look at it the more I like it. It is 10 1/2” X 2” and I believe it is lime

-- Derek, Kent, UK,

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#1 posted 07-01-2018 07:50 PM

that came out beautiful!
Sometimes a mistake isn’t bad…

-- a mistake is quicker than me...

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#2 posted 07-01-2018 07:57 PM

Wow , it is beautiful ,,ho ho I mean maybe you should can it. I tell you what, just to help you get rid of it so you never have to see it again, I guess I could give you my address . LOLOLO It is beautiful.

-- Bud Baker , Ojibwa, WI.

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#3 posted 07-01-2018 08:11 PM

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#4 posted 07-01-2018 09:06 PM

Very nice & Well done Derek!

-- I Chose "The Road Less Travelled" Now I'm Totally Lost! (Ontario, CANADA)

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#5 posted 07-01-2018 09:18 PM

Beautiful is in the I of the purchaser and if you beloved likes it so will others..

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#6 posted 07-01-2018 09:29 PM

Looks good to me, we are our own worst critics though. LOL

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#7 posted 07-01-2018 09:39 PM

Looks good man. The “mistakes” make it one of a kind and this time it played out for the good. Plus if you wife likes it that’s a really good thing.

-- Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with all thy might

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#8 posted 07-01-2018 11:07 PM

I think it looks great. And maybe you should say I planned for it to come out that way. lol.

-- John

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#9 posted 07-02-2018 12:53 AM

I find those luminescent paint projects very attractive. Wish I had the means to try one. To me what you think are cracks look like lighting in the sky.

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#10 posted 07-02-2018 08:49 AM

people actually try to make cracks like that with crackle paint, you are right in style. Very nice color combo

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#11 posted 07-02-2018 05:02 PM

Sometimes our “mistakes” turn out much better than what we had planed would have.

Looks great.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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