spray-paint to it, in my signature red. Gave it about four coats until the black background didn't show through anymore.
gemstones and pearls. I stuck loads of little diamond-y stickers (from scrapbook supplies) on it to hide imperfections in the coat of paint. Centrepiece is a dome-shaped bead ball. (Read more about them here.)
So grow, camera fund, grow... still a couple of grand to go.