I just picked up a piece of wood at Lowe's. I stencilled on the letters in pencil, painted with a bronze acrylic paint and then outlined the letters with a brown Sharpie. Because I was feeling lazy, I pulled out colored pencils, watercolor pencils and some colored Sharpies. There was a light grain to the wood that I tried to follow to get a water effect of blues, greens, and purple. And because I survived in paradise in Florida, I drew a palm tree on one side and added some yellow.
I think I will use bamboo salad spoons as my paddles, I have
|It's still a work in progress...|
Hang in there...you, too, are a survivor!