If you love the thrill of a good bargain and have an eye for style, this project is for you! Breathe new life into old, forgotten treasures, with a little bit of elbow grease and spray paint. 

Metallic Makeover final image


Gather Supplies: 

  • Thrifted treasure 
  • Sandpaper 
  • Cloth for cleaning 
  • Metallic spray paint 
  • Primer 
  • Acrylic paint 



Choose the perfect pieces: Look for unique pieces at Goodwill NCW with texture that have the potential to shine with paint. Items to consider are picture frames, candle holders, vases, planters, sculptures and figurines. 

Metallic Makeover step 2



Clean & prep your pieces: Wipe down and lightly sand your pieces if necessary. Remove any stickers or residue. 



Painting: Pick your favorite metallic color and paint with light even coats. Once dry, add details with acrylic paint.  

Metallic Makeover step 4



Finalize & enjoy: Allow your project to completely dry and display it in your desired location 

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