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March 19, 2012
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Nothing all that fancy today, but did want to try out picture framing (yes, I know some folks are calling this a rim job, but goodness…) — trickier than it looks!  I started with a two coat base of Barielle Coalest Day Of The Year, a great dark charcoal with a little silver shimmer to it.  Once that dried I went in with an Art Club Solid Silver striper to outline each of the nails.  In theory, pretty easy; in practice, sort of a pain as you’re trying to make it all uniform and even.  And THEN, because I can’t leave well enough alone, I went in with Art Club Grape Escape to add some purple diagonals over the whole thing.

Striped Picture Framed Nails

Barielle Coalest Day Of The Year

Art Club Solid Silver

Art Club Grape Escape

3 Responses

  1. Helga says:

    These are cool. Kind of 80′s looking :)

  2. the nerd says:

    Haha you’re not wrong!

  3. Fingers says:

    I really like this trend-picture framing but have yet to try on my own!

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