Diy Party Platter

November 17, 2014

This is a very unique "party platter" that was created by a ReStore customer and craft enthusiast! Some creativity, great imagination and the results are pretty impressive!

Stop by one of our ReStores in Raleigh, Cary, Apex, or Fuquay Varina and see what you can craft. Get Your Craft on at the ReStore!
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MATERIALS NEEDED:

[caption id="attachment_4505" align="alignleft" width="300"]Material needed 2 Epoxy or Super Glue[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_4504" align="alignleft" width="300"]Material needed 1 Spray Paint. You can be creative with color.[/caption]

 

[caption id="attachment_4506" align="alignleft" width="300"]Original plate Original plate. You can use any shape, size or style of plate.[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_4507" align="alignleft" width="300"]Original vase Original vase. You can use a light pendent or other unique element.[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_4502" align="alignleft" width="300"]Base Original flush mount light fixture.[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_4516" align="alignleft" width="300"]original dish Original plate. Can you use any style, color and can be platic or ceramic.[/caption]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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[caption id="attachment_4509" align="alignleft" width="300"]Spraypaint items. Plate and flushmount light fixture in this example however, depends on your materials and color theme. Spray paint items. Plate and flushmount light fixture in this example however, depends on your materials and color theme.[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_4508" align="alignleft" width="300"]Removed internal hardware from light fixture and spraypaint. Removed internal hardware from light fixture and spray paint.[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_4511" align="alignleft" width="300"]Using the Epoxy, stack your elements to create height with interesting elements. Using the Epoxy, stack your elements to create height with interesting elements.[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_4510" align="alignleft" width="300"]Using a shaft from an old light fixture for added height, epoxy this. Using a shaft from an old light fixture for added height, epoxy this.[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_4503" align="alignleft" width="453"]Final When all elements are added - you now have a great conversation piece. Great for entertaining and parties! Certainly nobody will have anything quite so unique![/caption]

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