A former music box, this is what the inside looked like.
I glued thick board over the holes, then filled them from the bottom with wood filler.
I gave the entire thing multiple coats of antique white paint, and a little distressing. The interior was painted as well. My vintage script was copied onto tissue, and applied to the top insert,
and the interior.
The piece it's sitting on is almost finished.
I picked it up at a garage sale. I love the scrolls, but, didn't care for the flowers.
Here's what it looks like now. It's about to become a sign.
It's hot and humid here. Two things I'm not crazy about. I'm hanging out inside, making little pretties,