A FISH TALE
In today’s DIY post I will show you how I made these golden fish conversation pieces with some plastic fish and gold spray paint.Check out DIY>
The other day I was looking around my living room thinking, “something’s missing”. Then it dawned on me, what was missing was “GOLD” fish!
This was such a fun project and there are so many possibilities but you have to be careful or you’ll want to make an entire zoo!
WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO MAKE YOUR GOLDEN FISH:
- plastic fish (or other plastic animal of your choice)
- gold spray paint for plastic
LET’S GET STARTED:
Clean your plastic fish with regular dish soap and let dry completely.
In a well ventilated area layout cardboard or plastic to cover the area you will be painting on. (I used plastic and paper bags.)
Set out the fish to be painted, space them far enough apart so you can paint each one without getting paint on the others. Hold the can about 10-12 inches away from the fish and spray evenly in sweeping motions. Let dry about 10-15 minutes before painting a 2nd coat.
Flip all the fish over. Note: you may have to put some paper next to the fish to prop them up. Paint the second side and let dry.