This is my inspiration:
kikkerland and retails for about $15. not too pricy for a fabulous retro clock, but i can do better. i found a similar looking clock at savers for only $3.99. here she is:
but the great sis in law that i am, i wanted to perfect it. go big or go home i say.
step 3 paint over your primer with metallic silver. it took me about 3 coats to get it as shiny as i wanted.
okay, how am i doing on my handmade gifts check list:
build yourself an a-frame tent
whip up some dollar store hot pads