Recycled Truck Tailgate to Wall Art
We saw a couple of tailgates painted and turned into wall art while vacationing and shopping in Palm Springs, done by one of their local artists. It was priced at almost $1000, and we didn't think it was THAT cool, so we've been on the lookout for a vintage tailgate ever since. On a chance stop at one of our local antique shops, we found this rusty piece of gold and talked the owner down to $75, half what he wanted for it. Some artist's acrylic paint and glossy sealer, and about 2 hours of time was all it took to make our own.