Hopping on the Sunburst Bandwagon

Sunburst clocks and mirrors are cool. My grandma used to have a Sunburst clock when I was a kid in the 60’s. It was one of those  fashionable (at the time)  plastic things with a cable that extended down the wall to the socket below and it was painted gold with black numbers. It looked just like a sun with rays. Grandma was so proud of it and it and the clock hung in her dining room until she died in the late 80’s. I don’t know what happened to it after that. Someone must have thrown it away. Fool. I’ve always had nostalgia for that (now) tacky sunburst clock because it reminds me of my childhood and of my grandma too. So one day I sat down to see if I could find one online. I was surprised that I actually found several of them for sale and they were identical to my grandma’s, but during my search I came across several blogs with instructions for a DIY Sunburst mirror. I ended up liking it as much as the clock! So I made one. Continue reading