Last week, I got a note from Jacob at the Fireborn Art Center in Fremont telling me the custom pieces he made were ready to be attached to my bows. We removed the bows from the vinyl top on Tuesday to be painted, so I stripped around town for the rest of the week:
Jacob needed to paint the background on each depression so the Barbie heads would be a little more noticeable. He tried pink first, but the adhesive wasn’t sticking to the paint as well as he liked, so we went with black, which is fine with me. The final product turned out great:
And since I had to wash the car anyway, I added a little something personal:
I’m not a big UT-Austin sports fan by any means, but I graduated from the school and despite making Seattle my official home, I still miss Austin sometimes. So I thought I’d let people know in the same way everyone likes to advertise their politics, affiliations, and favorite travel destinations: by sticking something to my car and hoping no one steals or defaces it.