Friday, 16 July 2010

Metal fronted key cupboard

Where has the last month gone, it seems like the year is going too fast.
As we have a little time at home for a change, I decide to tackle the key cupboard that has been on my to do list for a year. It has been sitting in it's bare wood state for ages, and the one we were using wouldn't close.
I painted the wood with a weak-ish solution of Precious metal paint, and put some Croco crackling paint in platinum on the front surround, and when dry rubbed in a small amount of Treasure gold.
I used a green metal for the front, and did some free hand work, and used some of my metal embossing moulds. I then lightly sanded the top to take some of the colour off, and touched some bits of it with lettuce alcohol ink. I then got all gluey by sticking it down with UHU glue.


Cath Wilson said...

Ooh, Wendy - that's absolutely stunning. You've done a great job with the TSS tools!

Heather said...

Your key cupboard is fantastic Wendy - I just love all those beautiful patterns and textures. It would look lovely in my kitchen!

Netty said...

Hi Wendy, this is so beautiful, just adore it. Annette x

Sherry said...

Great job Wendy, it's fabulous!

Sian said...

This is fantastic. I love it.

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