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Animal Crossing Halloween Update – How to Get New Face and Body Paint Colors

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is heading quickly into the Halloween season with a fresh update arriving today that offers a ton of seasonal fun. One of the coolest new additions are a set of new body paint colors that will let you change your face, arms, and anything else into unique new shades. You saw these in the Halloween Update reveal video, but with so much going on the game doesn’t take time to explain how to get them. We’ve found where they are though, so here’s how to get new face and body paint colors in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. How to Get New Face and Body Paint Colors There’s two items that you need to fully unlock the new customization options offered by the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Halloween Update. Both are found at the Nook Stop ATM within Resident Services. H...
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Tesla Gigafactory Berlin’s revolutionary paint shop is coming to life

Tesla Gigafactory Berlin’s revolutionary paint shop appears to be coming together. Local reports indicate that paint equipment deliveries have been continuing and a little testbed for the paint facility may in the process of installation. The EV manufacturer teamed up with Geico Taikisha, a leader in the design and construction of turnkey automated auto body paint, for Giga Berlin’s next-gen paint shop. Last month, the first batch of machines was delivered to the German plant’s site. Local drone-operator @gigafactory_4 observed that Tesla may have installed some of the Geico Taikisha equipment for Giga Berlin’s paint shop in a little testbed. While the exact location of said testbed was not specified, the drone-operator did clarify that Giga Berlin’s Geico Taikisha machines were stored...
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DIYing Your Halloween Costume? Here’s How to Make Seriously Easy Homemade Face Paint

Making your own Halloween costume can be fun, but it can also be a little stressful. You have to start from scratch and get extra creative with every little detail, including your makeup, which can really drive home a DIY get-up. And since a lot of store-bought face paints a) are expensive and b) can leave marks on your skin for days after, why not try making your own? If that sounds like way too much work, don't worry! It's actually really simple to put together your own face paint so you know exactly what's in it. And the best part? It only costs a few dollars to pull off. Here's how to do it. © Provided by PopSugar What You'll Need: Corn starch Face lotion 1/4 teaspoon vegetable oil Washable paints, natural food coloring, or homemade dyes Small containers Small bowl Directi...
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What colors do I use to paint a Black Bear?

The only thing more divisive than Democrats and Republicans is the artistic debate of whether to make black by mixing it or by squeezing it out of the tube! Think I'm kidding?  According to Google, there are 567 million results when you ask that question. Fortunately, if you're reading this, I will share the correct answer and save you a few million hours! If you don't know me you're probably saying, "This guy is pretty pompous!" If you do know me you're saying, "He's definitely pompous but is probably right". Our newsletter delivers the local news that you can trust. Before I get into the paint gospel according to Mike, I'll let tell you why this is a topic this week. Last Sunday I spotted a black bear while walking Lola in the park! We were probably twenty yards apart but ev...
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Margaret Button: A cheesy, easy breakfast bake? No problem. Picking out paint … that’s another story | Food

For at least the past three years, I have been trying to pick a paint color for my living room and kitchen. I never liked the color we originally chose (well, actually my husband chose), when rebuilding our home after a house fire 11 years ago. It’s a café au lait color and, since we were picking out the floor tiles and the countertops, they all looked great together. However, now that I want to repaint the rooms another color, finding a color that will complement the gray, beige-y floor and countertops, a mixture of golden tans, browns and black, is more daunting than I ever imagined.Walking into the paint department of a store is a nightmare. For indecisive people like me, there should be a color palette of 10 or fewer colors, but no, walk into a paint de...
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Lamps Plus Partners with Dunn-Edwards to Offer New Color-Focused Lighting and Lamp Shade Collection in Five 2021 Color and Design Trends Paint Colors

Established Los Angeles-Based Retail and Manufacturing Design Companies Collaborate for First TimeFive on-trend Dunn-Edwards colors available on lamp bases and lamp shades from Lamps PlusLamps Plus today announced a partnership with Dunn-Edwards Paints to provide a sneak peek and feature five special hues from the upcoming Dunn-Edwards 2021 Color and Design Trends Report in a new limited-edition collection of Color Plus™ lamps and Art Shade lamp shades from Lamps Plus. This collection is now available on LampsPlus.com and at Lamps Plus stores.This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201001005171/en/Lamps Plus Color Plus lamps with Dunn-Edwards colors: (from left) Marigold, Rustique, Wild Blue Yonder, Flower Stem and Burnt ...
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Here’s Exactly How To Use Farrow & Ball’s 2021 Trending Paint Colors

When Farrow & Ball released its color trend predictions for 2021 last week, the British brand did the hard work—aka the palette creation—for us, grouping the hues into four chic combinations that take the guesswork out of what actually goes together. “The breadth of our palettes allows people not to be too constrained by a singular color, [especially] as we reconsider our new way of living,” says Patrick O’Donnell, an international brand ambassador for the company. “Multiple areas of the home have gained increased importance, so we wanted to offer a versatile selection that allows for different ambiences, from the home office to calm spaces that take us away from work.” In the spirit of spending more time living and working indoors, we asked O’Donnell exactly where...
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2021 Lamborghini Urus Graphite Capsule combines matte paint with glossy accents

The 2021 Lamborghini Urus Graphite Capsule is the second Urus design edition after debuting the Urus Pearl Capsule a few months back. Whereas the Pearl Capsule edition consists of bright, glossy exterior color options, the Graphite Capsule offers matte paint with contrasting glossy color accents. “The new Graphite Capsule endorses the inimitable versatility of the Lamborghini Urus as the original Super SUV: its color and styling are as adaptable and versatile as its presence in every high-performance and lifestyle environment,” said Giovanni Perosino, Automobili Lamborghini Chief Commercial Officer. For the Urus Graphite Capsule, Lamborghini lets you choose from one of four matte paint hues: White (Bianco Monocerus), Black (Nero Noctis)...
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This Handy Gizmo Lets You Scan Any Surface or Object Around You To Find Its Paint Color Match

If you've ever used Adobe Photoshop, you're probably familar with the eyedropper tool. This handy tool lets users sample a color from an image for further use by providing the color's hex code and adding it to the paint palette. It's perfect for all those times you're poking around the Internet and stumble upon a shade that you'd just love to incorporate into your own graphic design projects. © Instagram / Nix Sensor The Nix Mini Color Sensor allows you to accurately grab the perfect paint color or exact digital color data from anything around you. © The Home Depot Nix Mini Color Sensor $99.00Shop NowBut what about all those times *in real life* when you spot a particular shade while out and about, but you have no way of capturing or learning more about it? Well, get r...
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Sept. Tech Reviews: Razer Blade 15 Studio Edition, Foundry Flix 6.3 & Silhouette Paint for Nuke

Razer Blade 15 Studio Edition Of all of the newer laptop/mobile workstations that have recently come out with the latest RTX card, the Razer Blade 15 Studio Edition is the newest and visually the sexiest, in my opinion. The new model has an anodized finish on top of a body milled from a block of aluminum (which I found a little sharp on the edge) and an illuminated color keyboard which could be just glitzy glamor, but I found it practical to map specific colors to keys, similar to the Avid keyboards of long ago (I’m sure they are still around). But to move beyond the slick exterior: The first asset is the 4K touch display that extends to nearly the edge with a minimal bezel, with a 100% DCi-P3 color gamut — which is the standard that the American film industry has set for movie projectors....
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The All-Time Best Paint Colors, According to Real Simple Home Designers

The All-Time Best Paint Colors, According to Real Simple Home DesignersYou can't go wrong with these pro-approved hues.If you've ever spent hours meticulously painting a room only to take a step back and wish you'd gone with a different hue, then you already know how difficult choosing the perfect paint color can be. To help take some of the guesswork out of the process, we asked the interior designers behind the 2020 Real Simple Home for their go-to hues. These are the fail-proof paint colors they've used in project after project—and have even incorporated into their own homes. From neutral to vibrant, here are eight designer-approved paint colors.Shop the paint: In the living room of the Real Simple Home (pictured above), designer Max Humphrey painted the top portion of the wall in Drizz...
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Top Designers Say These Are the Best White Paint Colors Ever

If the thought of choosing a paint color pains you, picking out a perfect shade of white is a nightmare come to life. Pure white? Off white? Simply white? Whether you’re painting a home office, ceiling, or the walls of your master bedroom, choosing the right white makes more of a difference than you’d think. To save you from the headache of trying to decide between hues that seem nearly indistinguishable, we got the scoop from top designers on the best shades of white, and where to use them."As a colorist, white is seldom on my mind, but when I need a neutral gallery-esque background, I reach for Cloud Nine by Benjamin Moore. I painted the exterior of my office building in this particular shade and it's the perfect contrast to the gloss black trim." - MA AllenBuy Now"Snow Day is the perfec...
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HPC approves paint job at Greene’s Jewelers, readies for Georgia Trust Fall Ramble | Business

Greene’s Jewelers downtown will be getting a new look, with a completely painted facade.The mainstay at 328 Broad St. won approval from the Rome Historic Preservation Commission Wednesday to whitewash the brick on the lower third of its facade. The color will match the white paint on the upper two-thirds of the store.The vote to support the project was unanimous, without any controversy, but the request sparked a lively discussion about the merits of painting brick.Community Planner Brittany Griffin presented a review of guidelines that govern the painting of historic brick. She said traditional paint products fundamentally seal brick. “Historic” brick, primarily handmade, is very porous and susceptible to cracking from any moisture trapped inside once it i...
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Black DC artist uses body paint to give subjects a voice | Lifestyle

WASHINGTON – As it tends to do, inspiration came to Cierra Lynn Taylor in the form of a whim.She had already turned furniture, clothes and bathroom stalls into canvases when she decided to sweep a paintbrush across her daughter Jaela's skin.She covered the girl's back with black paint, and then reached toward the white."I am," she wrote in block letters between the girl's shoulder blades.In her next strokes, she surrounded that phrase with words she wanted her daughter to remember: Worthy. Powerful. Beautiful. Black and Proud. Enough.It was one of the first pieces of body art the Black D.C. artist, who is known simply by her first and middle name to those who follow her work, created. She snapped photos of it and, as she tends to do with her artwork, shared...
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Dress up your windows and walls at Phillips Paint & Decorating Center | Readers’ Choice Awards

Phillips Paint and Decorating Center has been helping folks dress up their windows and walls since 1993, and they’ve been Lancaster County’s No. 1 choice for window treatments for 15 years in a row. Owner Jim Doran and his window covering consultants can help even the most overwhelmed customer figure out which products will work best for their windows at a price that suits their budget. Then, the installation team takes over and ensures a perfect fit and years of trouble-free service. Phillips offers high-quality, American-made Hunter Douglas window fashions, which come with a lifetime guarantee. They also carry several lines of the latest fabrics for draperies, cornices and valances. Their specialties include plantation shutters, remote control motorized s...
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2021 GMC Yukon Has Mismatched Liftgate Paint

A 2021 GMC Yukon owner was surprised to see their new SUV was delivered with a liftgate that was a different color than the rest of the vehicle. The owner posted photos of their 2021 GMC Yukon in a Facebook group, confirming that their Summit White SUV was delivered with a liftgate painted in White Frost Tintcoat. Summit White is a no-cost gloss paint, whereas White Frost Tintcoat is a $1,095 option and has a metallic finish. Obviously quality control at General Motors‘ Arlington Assembly plant in Texas should have picked up on this rather obvious flaw, but it somehow went unnoticed. The dealership also could have picked up on the issue, but delivered it to the customer anyway. The owner says they drove it around for three weeks questioning whether or not the liftgate was suppose...
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Tesla Giga Berlin’s paint facility makes grown men look microscopic

Tesla’s revolutionary new paint shop at the Giga Berlin production facility in Germany is taking shape. The size of the building is striking, and recent photographs give viewers a great visual image of how large the structure is compared to some of the workers on site. The massive structure is expected to change Tesla’s paint quality, which has been an admitted struggle of the electric automaker for years. In April, CEO Elon Musk stated that Giga Berlin would receive a brand new paint shop that would provide high-quality colors in multiple layers that change with the curvature of the car’s body. Musk said: “Giga Berlin will have world’s most advanced paint shop, with more layers of stunning colors that subtly change with curvature.” Giga Berlin will have world’s most advanced paint shop, ...
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New 2021 Corvette Paint Colors Shown At NCM

The 2021 Corvette is the second model year of the latest eighth-generation vehicle, arriving with just a few minor changes and updates over the all-new 2020 model year. Included in the list of changes is the addition of two new paint color options, namely Red Mist Tintcoat Metallic and Silver Flare Metallic. Now, the National Corvette Museum is putting these two new hues are on display in a recent social media post. Offered as part of the National Corvette Museum’s 26th Anniversary Celebration, the latest social post shows the two new 2021 Corvette paint options applied to individual fenders of the eighth-gen Vette (as opposed to the entire car). For the sake of comparison, the pictures place the freshly painted fenders alongside examples of the C8 painted in Long Beach Red Metallic Tint...
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Custom truck paint job with Auto Air Colors, LMC Truck on 2003 Chevy Silverado overland build

When we left off last month, we had installed the SnugTop shell and giant Yakima rack, and we were pretty much out of things to do except tear the truck down for paint, so we can bolt on all the cool parts we've been collecting. Behind the scenes, we've slowly been taking care of the prep for paint, first by getting rid of all the stock trim, then roughing out the really bad spots on our junkyard bed and tailgate with some rudimentary metal shaping and filler work. Then we found a reasonable body man for hire who knocked out the rest of the bad spots for us. From there, we spot-primered the whole truck, then gave it a wet sand with 220-grit sandpaper. We did it all again with 400-grit then finally attached the new HD hood from LMC Truck and hit the road for LGE-CTS.While this quick and dir...