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Mar 11, 2017

What paint for old style church stained glass effect?

Hi, I'm a newbie to painting....anything! I've dabbled a bit in window paint and had decent success with pretend stained glass effect on vases, bottles,

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Mar 09, 2017

Recreate a crackle glass vase using this faux trick.

Eye popping results using Vitrail Crackling Effect to create crackle glass vase and other awesome surfaces. A home decor enthusiast's dream. Easy. Fun. Save money.

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Mar 07, 2017

FolkArt glass enamels... adding wet paint onto dried paint

I'm using FolkArt's gloss enamel paints for glass. I recently came across some information that said the project painting should be completed within 24

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Mar 07, 2017

Memory Shirt Pillows

Do you make the pillows for others? If so how much do you charge? My husband has six children and I thought that this would be a great keepsake for

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Mar 07, 2017

wine glasses

I decided after I tried the polka-a-dot heart valentine glass and it turned out so well at least I thought so anyway, LOL I would try these also. I'm

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Mar 07, 2017

Christmas Gourds

I started painting, carving and burning gourds less that two years ago. One of the first gourds that I painted was from the free pattern from Cheryl.

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Mar 02, 2017

Fun hand painted silk scarves using permanent markers!

Hand painted silk scarves are fun and easy to do. Results are amazingly beautiful. A creative activity for the whole family!

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Feb 21, 2017

Baking wine glasses after painting

After I baked my wine glasses I painted my glasses came out with a dry feel and the paint did not feel or look glossy? What went wrong?

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Feb 21, 2017

COLOUR CHANGE AFTER BAKING

I PAINTED MY GLASS PIECES PINK USED LIGHTENING MEDIUM WITH THE VITRALE COLOUR BAKED AS INSTRUCTED AND THEY TURNED A GOLDEN YELLOW AFTER BAKING

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Feb 08, 2017

Create mail art on envelopes to delight the recipient.

Have fun with mail art. Enjoy this free tutorial and learn to paint lovely envelopes and delight the person who will receive your thoughtful gift.

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Feb 08, 2017

Mdf cabinets and chalk paint

I have mdf cabinets in my house they are the color of light oak what do I have to do to them to get chalk paint to stick to them or is there another paint

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Feb 02, 2017

Unconditional Love

I made this flower pillow from the remnants left from the shirt I made a memory pillow out of for my daughter-in-law. That memory pillow is on this web

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Feb 02, 2017

valentines glasses

I loved doing this! I did it a bit differently than yours but I'm actually kind of proud of myself it turned fairly decent. Thanks so much! I'm thinking

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Jan 29, 2017

poppy painting finally

Did i miss the last installment of the poppy painting? i really enjoyed watching you paint! most of all, i learned alot! love your style!

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Jan 29, 2017

Heavenly Angel Sister

I bought this resin angel and she had no paint on her she was just white. So I had to spray her with plastic primer. Let that dry, then I painted it with

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