As I've posted previously, I love bottles & jars & have been upcycling them for years. I also posted about using wax to age a bottle. I really liked the result of the wax on glass so I'm back with another waxed bottle for this dare!
I had a really neat looking Gin bottle that had an embossed cross-hatch type print on it. I knew I wanted something Renaissance-y ~~ is that a word? 😒 And I had some verdigris crosses so I transformed one with the Art Alchemy waxes.
Where the labels were on the bottle gave me an opportunity to add a couple pictures. I found this castle on a scrap piece of scrapbook paper & went about distressing it for the main blank spot.
After going to town with my waxes & adding my pictures & other cool stuff....ta da!
I framed the main picture by embossing around it using chunky Aged Scarlet powder by Stampendous.
I used some really cool metal trim around the neck and tied it together with rusty, twisted wire and the cross.
I added some moss around my pictures & added some micro stones & some color to enhance a couple of the roofs on the smaller pic.
Another glass project with wax that was successful! Depending on the light, you get different shades of red. I'm really happy with the Renaissance-y look ~~ I don't care if it's not a word, it is now! 😉