R2D2 Trash Can DiY

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I made myself a droid! Well, okay maybe not… but I did paint a garbage can to look like R2D2!

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I started with a plain white garbage can with one of the rounded tops so it was the right shape (roughly)

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I sprayed the whole thing with a white plastic primer spray paint and then the lid with a silver paint.

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Once that was all dry I used a pencil to lightly sketch out where I wanted to paint.

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Using regular acrylic paints I painted the blue

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Then the silver

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And finally black

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I know it’s far from perfect, but I’m happy with it!

Also I apologize for any weird sizing of the pictures or anything funky with this post- it’s really hard to post with pictures from my iPhone! (Still no computer)

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3 Responses to R2D2 Trash Can DiY

  1. Tami says:

    So so so awesome!!! 😀

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  2. This is so cool !! 🙂

    Like

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