DIY Painted leopard shoes, hand painted Leopard "Toms"


Are you familiar with Toms shoes?
They are a great company with a great mission.
A friend asked me to do a knockoff version of the Leopard Toms.

It involved 2 of my favorite things...
 painting AND painting leopard animal print...I'm in!

hand painted leopard print animal print shoes makeover
She provided me with the faux Toms in white...

hand painted shoes
I painted a watered down creamy tan for the base...

hand painted shoes
started the leopard spots in a rusty brown....

diy painted shoes
added the black...

hand painted animal print shoes
detail...

leopard painted shoes
and that's it!


hand painted animal print shoes
Before and After

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Dragonflies...Recent Orders

More Dragonflies made for recent orders...
Check out the other Table Leg Dragonflies I've made 
by clicking the dragonfly headings under categories

Set of 2 dragonflies for an order

How they started...

She requested one with scrolled wings...

And another with painted wings...

She wanted browns, tans and a touch of blue.

She had me ship them directly to her friend for a 
birthday gift...yes! I can do that!

Another order for a single dragonfly
with painted wings in browns, cream and rust...

Painted wing detail...taken with phone...sorry,
not such a great pic

I added a little finial at the bottom too

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Mermaid Wall Art, Wood Mermaid with Crushed Glass or Shells, Coastal Beach Art

large wood mermaid beach house art
Mermaid wall art with crushed glass.
This is my medium size mermaid.  I've been working on taking more 
 photos of them hanging in a room to give a better idea of the size.

Note ~ This post was originally published January 2012
and has been completely revamped and updated with new
photos to represent my current mermaid styles.

4ft mermaid art with crushed glass
This size is right at 4ft wide and can be covered in 
glass, shells or both.

mermaid art with teal crushed glass
Beautiful textured hair with starfish

wood mermaid art
Here's the same size mermaid but this time covered
in mixed seashells and sprinkled with crushed glass pieces as well.


mermaid with shells art
They can be made to face either direction

mermaid beach art with shells
The shells are so beautiful, I'm amazed at their beauty every time I use them.

wood mermaid art
She has shells and glass sprinkled in her flowing hair too.
Thanks for reading about my mermaid wall art!

Until next time...
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