Stocky’s Gnome No1 Painted

I reported on the purchase of three garden gnomes from Stocky’s about three weeks ago. Since the onset of winter I have started painting my new gnomes and they are coming up a treat. Here is the finished product although he is yet to be settled into his place in the garden but I think it will be the Avocado Garden for this one!

For this gnome I used acrylic paints. Yellow, red, purple and green are all Solver Brite-Glo paint and the rest is Humbrol acrylics. I am not sure if the Humbrol paints will maintain colour when exposed to sunlight but we shall soon see. The solver paint is definitely uv stable.

Stocky’s Gnome No1. The Pickaxe Gnome freshly painted and looking resplendent in his purple pants.

Rear view of Pickaxe Gnome showing why he is called that!

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