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New Lipstick

One of my favorite things besides buying new paints for my art is buying new colors of lipstick.  Not only are there so many to choose from, but they come in different formulas, matte, shiny, opaque, transparent, gloss.   Also, I love lipstick tubes.  They are sometimes works of art in and of themselves.  Maybe some day I will give you a tour of my lipstick.  Really, it's a pretty humble collection if I do say so myself  :D

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I Painted My Shoes

I painted my shoes.  My new Nike shoes with pink wings "swooshes".  I used paint by Angelus which is made for painting leather.  This was my very first project.  I posted a video of the process here. I will post an updated video and blog about how they are holding up, my thoughts, and what I would do differently next time. Anyway, I had a lot of fun and especially making something unique and original that I am wearing.  It's a great way to personalize my favorite brands.  I will be posting more fun videos of leather items I am painting soon.

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