Repurposed Sink Into Ombre Vase


Over the past few weeks I’ve been decorating my second guest bedroom. It was completely empty, so I’m basically working with a blank canvas. If you haven’t noticed from a lot of my home projects, one of my favorite colors is aqua. Of course I had to use it in the room, but I did throw a splash of yellow and gray in there also. This project was done on a whim. I was in my local Habitat for Humanity store and
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First, I made sure there wasn’t any dust on the base.
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I used one shade of aqua paint and added different amounts of black acrylic paint to get the varying shades.
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Once all of the colors were painted on, I used a brush to feather the paint from one shade into the next.
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  • Denie
    on May 11, 2018

    I'm wondering if you used a primer. or did you sand it?

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  • Linda
    on Mar 26, 2015

    I'm on the birdbath idea, too .. what a great idea !

  • Betty
    on Mar 28, 2015

    Great job, and, oh my, how clever!

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