Okay HERE WE GO. The adventures in making these $6 ebay boots the right color for my dear Nero.
So here's our boots:
Step one of this adventure is going to be using that deglazer stuff to prep the material. Frankly, I'm not certain I did it right? The boots look more or less the same but the paper towel came away kind of purple at first?? But okay, I hopefully did it right, and if I messed up well... the boots were $6... There are worse mistakes I can make.
Down a long winding country road, behind a split rail fence covered in the dried tangled remains of last autumn’s trailing vines, peeking out from a small postage stamp orchard of fruit trees to one side and paper birch to the other, all surrounded by rolling pastures dotted with cattle, nestled a large Victorian home. Pale periwinkle siding, a lengthy wrap around porch, three story tall tower, carved wooden scroll work, and even a widow's walk to top it off, the home seemed perfectly content in
[ Preface ]
Within these pages is an attempt to tell the stories of our family, as meandering and non-linear as they have been. This is not an easy task as the timelines of all the kids have gotten muddled one way or another along the way. Some of it is because of certain meddlers, magic users, magical accidents, and kiddos who found a way to go adventuring in my fantasy world that have all put their spin on how things work. Sometimes the flow of everyone’s busy lives just blur the timeline