From Witch to Hag

lindasewandsew(So Cal 9)December 12, 2011

These are cheap plaster Halloween witches.

The hat tops are drilled around the edges to remove them and the edge is sanded smooth. The warts are also sanded off. They're coated with car undercoating to help waterproof them.

They're painted with exterior primer and very dark exterior paint, then painted and sponged with terracotta color paint.

Here's another one.

With a little luck, they'll be planted soon. Linda

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aquawise(zone 4 Utah)

OMG! I love them good job!

    Bookmark   December 12, 2011 at 7:52PM
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jeannespines

OMgosh, sewandsew! These are too funny! What an idea! I imagine they'll be planted w/succulents! And I won't 'haggle' over which one is my fav! Love 'em! TFS! Jeanne s.

    Bookmark   December 13, 2011 at 12:49AM
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concretenprimroses(4B NH)

that is fantastic! I bought some undercoating after seeing what you do with it, but I haven't used it yet.
Kathy

    Bookmark   December 14, 2011 at 8:37AM
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toomuchglass(5)

Who made that sculpture of me ????? LOL

    Bookmark   December 14, 2011 at 1:17PM
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lindasewandsew(So Cal 9)

Thanks, I thought the second one was me, hehe!! They will definitely be planted with succulents.

Linda

    Bookmark   December 14, 2011 at 6:07PM
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a.girl.named.max(4a)

Great idea! TFS

Max

    Bookmark   December 31, 2011 at 9:47AM
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Calamity_J(z7bc)

Love them! They look so much better...and lets "face" it, every woman loves a makeover!

    Bookmark   January 3, 2012 at 10:50AM
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