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Hand painted 5 1/2 foot ceiling wreath in my living room.

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I tied a string to a pencil, then to the previous ceiling fan fixture and drew a 5 1/2 foot circle on the ceiling. I then painted leaves and vines using acrylic paints. Several years later we installed the medallion and vintage chandelier for it's current look.

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  • Dan's of Central Florida, Inc.
    Dan's of Central Florida, Inc. Clermont, FL
    on Feb 25, 2012

    That's pretty cool. How long did it take you to do that?

  • Miriam I
    Miriam I New York, NY
    on Feb 25, 2012

    This is SO cool! Thank you for sharing, Terry! I can't even imagine the work that went into this.

  • Terry M
    Terry M Quincy, IL
    on Feb 25, 2012

    Believe it or I did this the day before Thanksgiving. These ceilings are 10 foot so I was up on a high ladder. It only took about and hour and half and the only worries was if it did not work out, how was I to paint the ceiling back white without paint on a holiday with company coming? Would have been a funny story for all to tell.

  • Yamini LEED AP at Urbanmotifs
    Yamini LEED AP at Urbanmotifs Duluth, GA
    on Feb 25, 2012

    Ok I see you are an artist so this answers the man cave above. You really do good work!

  • Donna McCrummen
    Donna McCrummen Bernardsville, NJ
    on Feb 25, 2012

    Awesome.

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