Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Altered , steampunk bicycle

Hello All
I finished this project yesterday evening , but spent hours to click right picture with right angle and light. But finally done . Phew









Supplies
Decoart Black Gesso
Decoart metallic copper paint
decoart metallic gold
brads, some spare hardware from IkEA
some broken chains , pins from shirt pakaging
ranger liquid pearls

Process


  1. I started with assembling this wooden construction kit, bought years ago..
  2. Then added gears, chains, wires, brads , nuts etc on the cycle.I even added a stand made with wire and broken chain ring.
  3. then covered the whole  bike with black gesso.
  4. Once dried , dry brushed withr silver paint.
  5. Then dry bruished with copper paint , highlighting the metallic parts.
  6. Then dry brushed the gold .







Challenges





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