Welcome to my world. I try. I really do. I read all of your blogs and the tutorials that tell me I, too, can do what you've done. I try to tell you that I don't think I can, but you reassure me that it's possible.
So, I saved some jars to paint. I thought I could paint the jar orange, the lid green, and have myself a pumpkin to fill with candy corn. Pretty basic, huh?
Here is my jar on my
See the lids I
After it dried, I noticed that I had missed some spots, but the can of paint was empty.
No problem. I had another can I could use and this one was specifically for ceramics. That should work better, right? I sprayed another jar.
I'm not sure why I tried a different workbench, but you can see that I moved this jar to the bag of mulch before spraying. Does that look orange to you? Yeah, me neither. Any ideas for a red jar for Christmas?
Do you see the direction the nozzle is pointing in this picture? If I pushed it right now, you would get a face full of paint. How do I know this? Do you really have to ask?
If you look very closely, you will see my patch of orange hair. Yes. I really did point it in the wrong direction and sprayed myself. Fortunately, instinct kicked in and I did close my eyes.
I think I will stick to writing about my Goodwill buys and leave the crafting to the rest of you.