Christmas Advent Calendar Update

By Monday, May 21, 2012

Picked up this Christmas Advent Calendar from a second hand store. I wanted one of those mirrored ones from Target but just couldn't justify the $50 price tag. This one was $2 and I used leftover paint from other projects to update it. First I spray painted it silver, then went back with white and metallic acrylic. Swirled the paint on to give it a bit of texture and interest. Then cut out numbers on the Silhouette SD vinyl cutter. For $2 it'll get the job done and the kids will love opening the door each day to a surprise. Might go over it with some clear gloss spray paint for a layer of protection.

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