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Glazed ceramic

Hi Cheryl. I don't know if you know anything about painted ceramics? But my question is can I paint something that's ceramic that's already been painted with glazing paint, another color in acrylic paint? Thanks Tammy Spalsbury

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Dec 29, 2016
Glazed Ceramics
by: Cheryl

For slick surfaces, like glazed ceramics, you will need to use glass paints or enamel paints made for this purpose.

For more information visit http://www.your-decorative-painting-resource.com/glass-paint.html

Feb 09, 2017
Painting on glazed ceramics
by: Lois

Just before the Christmas holidays, I was asked to paint names on 16 cups for party favors.

I debated (with myself) about what to use. I finally
settled on DecoArt Americana multi-surface Satin.
I cleaned the cups & wiped them with alcohol.
Then designed the names, so they all had the same lettering style and size. To position them on the cups at the same place; I made a template with a cut-out to fit the longest name; marked the center
of the cut-out and positioned each name on a cup.

After 4 days to cure, I put them in the oven and proceeded to "bake" them.(8 at a time)
When I removed them from the oven, the paint had become part of the glaze. Rubbing over the painted areas, I could not feel the paint. The color was bright and looked good.
The only prep that I used was to clean the cups with soap, dry and wipe down with alcohol.
It was a fun project.



Feb 10, 2017
Painting on glazed ceramics
by: Cheryl

Lois, thanks so much for sharing!!

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