Sunday, October 13, 2013

Vintage Pumpkin Tin


Not sure what it was... 


looks like the top of something old and cool...

but because of my latest paint everything orange obsession...
I knew right away what it could be!

After a little Pin-spiration  from my blogging friend
Carlene from Organized Clutter and her cute 

I drilled a hole in the top and added this rusty thingy...

I painted it with 2 coats of 
Barcelona Orange

Added a wire coil around the stem...


and a star was born!


And then for a little extra bling I added a pumpkin
leaf and some berried garland...


Certainly a far cry from that old metal tin I found!

   


and don't miss all the other junky punkys!


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8 comments:

  1. I think that little guy was always meant to be a pumpkin. He is so cute!

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  2. Your "paint everything orange obsession" - you crack me up! =) This is just perfect for autumn! Can't wait to see what you make orange next. =)

    Jeanine

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  3. I think it is a very old jelly mold (you know, the wobbly kind of jelly)!! It's a good switch-out for a pumpkin. :) Hx (Aus)

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  4. Maybe it's a Christmas pudding pan, You know, "Now bring us some figgy pudding..."

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  5. Wow. Such vision you had. Looks so cute!

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  6. I'm wondering if you and Carlene both need an intervention this Fall? Not that I'm not enjoying all the junk pumpkins, I'm just jealous.

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  7. I just love how you think. (I think I've said that before) but I do. It's fun seeing what you do with randow stuff. Love the little pumpkins.

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