what color should i paint this bass?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by steve-o, Nov 13, 2003.

  1. steve-o

    steve-o Guest

    Apr 17, 2002
    ok i have a home made bass. the body is natural right now..it has an ebony board, gold hardware..

    i want to paint the body. i can get it done in any color....any color!!!!!!which should it be?

  2. Johnny BoomBoom

    Johnny BoomBoom Supporting Member

    Jun 8, 2001
    Glasgow, Scotland
    Sky-blue pink!

    Or a tartan would be good!

    Seriously though, I was gonna get one of my basses re-finished in a colouer I've see a few cars in.......it's either a sort of orange or greenish, and as your viewing perspective changes, it changes to reds, blues and purples - quite wild - like oil on water almost!
  3. Tsal


    Jan 28, 2000
    Finland, EU
    Metallic red! :cool:
  4. ldiezman


    Jul 11, 2001
    Just leave it natural if you can. Or a transparant finish would be nice... of course it all depends on what wood you have on the body
  5. transparent purple.
  6. Bardolph


    Jul 28, 2002
    Grand Rapids, MI
    A deep purplish maroon would look pretty sweet with gold hardware
  7. maxoges


    Aug 23, 2000
    Stockholm, Sweden
    Black, black, black
  8. Jonki

    Jonki I will not slap my Bee!

    Oct 14, 2003
    Arendal, Norway