DIY gazing balls completed

bookjunky4life(5 Central IL)April 11, 2013

I cleaned the balls with mineral spirits, sanded with fine sand paper, spray painted two coats of silver and one clear coat.

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laurastheme(8)

Those are awesome! I have a couple of bowling balls in the shed that I haven't decorated yet. I like the silver paint. Very classy.

    Bookmark   April 12, 2013 at 2:38AM
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nonacook(8bFL)

Love the silver BBs!!!
I, too have some that are not decorated yet.....
Must be because I take too much time pulling weeds-LOL

    Bookmark   April 12, 2013 at 7:25AM
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Calamity_J(z7bc)

Great job!

    Bookmark   April 12, 2013 at 3:48PM
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bookjunky4life(5 Central IL)

I need more bowling balls. I love how these turned out.

    Bookmark   April 12, 2013 at 11:25PM
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sunnyca_gw

Beautiful ! Enjoy! Jan

    Bookmark   April 13, 2013 at 10:36AM
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PKponder TX(7b)

Those look great! Amazing transformation with paint!

    Bookmark   April 13, 2013 at 4:11PM
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jeannespines

Look pretty classy! Nice work! Jeanne S.

    Bookmark   April 13, 2013 at 8:14PM
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garden2garden(z8 FL)

I thought they were pretty cool even before you painted them, but that silver paint job really is awesome. They look great.

You used just regular silver spray paint?
Donna

    Bookmark   April 13, 2013 at 11:03PM
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bookjunky4life(5 Central IL)

Yes, rustoleum brand.

    Bookmark   April 14, 2013 at 7:50AM
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Marlene Kindred

Those look pretty cool! Like them grouped together as well!

    Bookmark   April 15, 2013 at 5:48PM
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jlily(Z6)

I love the look of the silver paint. But I suffer from a disease that I have to further decorate items!! "I love the cluster effect" TYFS Jlily

    Bookmark   April 17, 2013 at 11:02AM
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