Saturday, August 13, 2011

Flamingo/ Candy Cane/ Hibiscus Glass Christmas Ornament

Hand painted 3 1/8" glass Christmas ornament showing a smiling pink flamingo in a Santa hat standing in a grouping of red and white hibiscus flowers and holding a candy cane. The background is white and yellow which form an elliptical shape which then blends gradually into the red which covers the rest of the ornament. The finish is high gloss.

How Made: Started out as a frosted glass ornament which  painted with acrylic paint, decorated with glitter and  finished with a clear gloss acrylic coating.

Date: Painted in Fall of 2010

Status: Sold

Artist: David S. Straughan of Pelham, NH