So, several months ago, I saw these Finnabair altered steampunk-style horses popping up, and I fell in love! I found this video tutorial: “Altered Wooden Horse - tutorial by Finnabair”
Then I went to our local flea market and bought some old horses, and decided that I could also do this with my favorite animal--a cat! I bought a couple old cats and then set to work.
Here's the before:
So I painted it, added some fun stuff, created a hat out of clay, and here's the result:
Thanks to Finnabair for the great inspiration! I now have a lot of other items I am planning on altering... :)