Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Getting Old and Rusty, Pebble 2

I have a collection of
old metal pieces.
Drawer pulls,
furniture knobs,
door hinges
and things like that.
I also have a jar
with rusty steel wool
 pads in it.

You know,
a girl can never have,
too much rust!
I have old washers,
bits of chain,
a few bottle caps
all quietly gathering rust. 
 For Pebble #2
I will use this rust,
to the best of my ablity.
I have my piece of muslin
steeping in a champagne
glass of rust,
along with a few other
goodies.
Pebble Adventure #2
begins tomorrow!

Love to all,
Deb

13 comments:

  1. Well I'll be holding my breathe-- I don't know how you can top the first one!
    Vicki

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  2. Such an interesting idea and I shall be following your progress. This brings to mind "Rat Rods" which a absolutely adore because of the embracement of rust and imperfections. Happy rusting and encrusting...

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  3. Oh the intrigue Deb!!!!
    I love rust too and to think this will be part of Karen's class piece I'm wondering.....
    whatever you come up with will be perfect I'm sure - you have such great taste dear Deb!

    love
    Shane

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  4. So you are a rusty nut as well Deb--What else do we have in common?
    Maybe you should drop some threads in the glass as well to get them rusty and ready to use.

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  5. I haven't been visiting blogs lately...so glad I got back to it. I am so intrigued by the Pebble Adventure. The first one you made is beautiful and this rusty one shall be amazing too!

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  6. Looking forward to your rusty bits pebble, Deb.

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  7. Oh yes, I want to see more! I hate touching really rusted items. LOL

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  8. Is your love of collecting where the "magpie" comes from?

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  9. Thanks Deb for your sweet comment, Karen is such great teacher, will you attend her next class ? so nice to follow your ideas in the class, I will also start on a new pebble soon, but right now I have flu.
    Anni

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  10. Oh, I can't wait to see it,Deb!!
    Love rust and patina.
    Hugs,
    Marie

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  11. I will be a wonderful new pebble,
    I know it will look gorgeous made on rusted fabric- dear Deb, -and All your rusted bits and pieces are all in their own way, beautiful.
    Hugs,Dorthe

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  12. Oh, so creative, it will surely be a masterpiece. I love to see you turn unused things into things of beauty!! How lovely!

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  13. What a great collection of rusty bits and pieces! I love rustdying too. Looking forward to your rusty pebble.

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