Here is the original typewriter before I painted it. As acknowledged, I am late to the painted typewriter game. Behold this gallery of pioneering paint makeovers from the typosophere:
This just in: Mpclemens has created a most excellent Flickr gallery of painted typewriters for your enjoyment.
Note for purists: This typecast was in fact typed with, well, what else? An Olympia SM9 the color of depression mixed with burlap. Because after all, beauty's on the inside.