A New Beginning Of A Processor……

Hey friends, Namaste!!!

Today I am going to share a very easy up-cycled mixed media project. For this I have picked a burnt computer mother board. Well when you have a geeky husband, you are never in short supply of these ;-).

The pile of discarded boards, or “very valuable resources” as my hubby calls it, was really hurting the eyes. So, I decided to sneak out a few of them from their misery of gathering dust and give them a new life. They may never again do what they were supposed to do anymore but, once I am done with them, they indeed will have a different purpose in life.I hope I made a few processors happy ;).

So, I started by applying gesso all over the board and let it dry. Then a layer of black acrylic as a base color. The red,golden,green and brown are the primary choice of colors. Kept applying the colors till I was happy with the look. Once dry, applied a coat of acrylic silk color to bring out a metallic look. Took some glass beads and mixed it with texture paste and green acrylic color applied in few corners of the board… I did this to give a mossy texture on the board. Next was time for some embellishment, for that have used steampunk wheels which were colored  with golden and bronze. Once stuck using glue…Wow!!! I really loved the final look. Though not intentional, but the top view has got a feel of Game of Throne intro scene.

Here you can see few pics of the final look of the project.




Hope you like my page and do visit again to see many more projects from me 🙂

I thank you again for visiting my page, please do leave your valuable feedback here.

Have a great day and Cheers!!

I am linking this project to the following challenge:

Rhedd’s Creative Spirit  October Challenge.

More Mixed Media Challenge

Crazy for Autumn Colour! Vintage Journey


4 thoughts on “A New Beginning Of A Processor……

  1. Your project is awesome..I love everything about it..
    I have several pieces of board that my son took from a radio and other electrical devices..seeing your project has reminded me I still have them..now I must find them and put them to good use, lol…
    Thank you so much for joining us at Rhedd’s Creative Spirit…x

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.