Thursday, June 14, 2012

Flag Art piece





Here's a little art piece I made from bead board scraps.  It is my version on the beadboard flags I've seen.  


Kind of remind you of oh I don't know ....a target maybe.  

When I first painted it I was not lovin it but after heavy distressing, light and dark wax, I am diggin it now.  I put it up on my mantle for the 4th.



I am definitely making myself another one for after the 4th and painting it a watery blue, maybe duck egg blue ASCP, to fit in with the coastal vibe I have going in the living room.   I am thinking of adding this to my shop page for custom orders as well as beadboard picture frames like I made for a giveaway last year. I just love beadboard.  

So what are your plans for the 4th? 





playing at the following parties:

My Repurposed Life- Catch as Catch Can 
Funky Junk Interiors- Saturday Night Special
The Lettered Cottage- Summer Mantel Link Party


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12 comments:

  1. I would buy one of these in a heartbeat. I love anything red & white and this is really clever.

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  2. love it and your vignette is awesome!!

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  3. Distressing makes everything better!

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  4. I think it would be an awesome addition at the shop! I love it on the mantel with the red box too!

    Oh, I got the NWPac blogger info yesterday. I'll pass it along.

    --Katie

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  5. Ooooo, I totally love this! Great work, Mimi. I FINALLY posted this morning, it's only been two months.
    Glad to see you are doing so well and staying crafty! :)

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  6. I love it! It reminds me of marine flags!

    Holly

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  7. Great idea! Looks great and very patriotic!!

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  8. mimi--love how you put this flag together from scraps! I love using scraps!!!

    gail
    have a great weekend!

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  9. This is Melissa@daisymaebelle.com. I am partying with you over at My Re-Purposed Life. Love this flag art!!! Great use for scraps!

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  10. Hi, I'm visiting from Layla's summer fun link party!

    I love your flag art - it's beautiful. I love the red toolbox, too!

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  11. This is so beautiful! You did a fantastic job--brilliant idea. I hope you will link this up to my Patriotic Project Parade!

    http://www.itsybitsypaperblog.com/2012/06/patriotic-project-parade-linky-party.html

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