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Jan 21, 2021

Find used books decorative painting for a fraction of the cost of new!

Gently used or new books decorative painting. Some out of print, some rare, all in great condition and some are new.

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Jan 03, 2021

Pebebo Vitrail Glass Paints

I used four different colors of the Pebebo Vitrail paints on 4 glass panels, and the color is more green than I wanted. The paint is dry, and I am wondering

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Jan 03, 2021

Paint Pens

I am searching for a pen that i can use to trace tiny details onto a glass. The one I have says fine tip but its not fine enough for my purposes. Are

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Jan 03, 2021

Painting steel cream cans

I have steel brushed and cleaned old cream cans. Next I sprayed the cans with spray paint. I want to paint with acrylic paints on the cans. Do I have

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Jan 03, 2021


What is the best way to trace a design onto a drinking/wine glass? I've been printing an image and taping it to the inside of the glass. Of course this

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Dec 02, 2020

CBP0035-Angels Trumpet Pattern Packet

Angels Trumpet pattern packet is perfect if you love to paint florals with acrylic paints. Suitable for Intermediate level painters.

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Dec 02, 2020

CBP0036-Spirit Bird Pattern Packet

With Spirit Bird Pattern Packet you can paint this mystical bird

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Dec 02, 2020

CBP0031-Be Merry Cardinal Pattern Packet

This Be Merry Cardinal Pattern Packet is perfectly suited for Intermediate painters and adventurous Beginners as well. Paint in acrylics and enjoy all seasons.

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Dec 02, 2020

CBP0034-First Blooms Pattern Packet

Here is my First Blooms Pattern Packet. If you love florals you will love to paint this in acrylics. Suitable for Intermediate skill level and above.

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Sep 25, 2020

Painting design on a metal walking cane

Have a matte black metal walking cane. Would love tips on how to paint a few designs on it and seal them. Brand new, painting on the actual matte black

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Sep 24, 2020

Clear coat needed?

I am using Pebeo Vitrail on vases. Do I need to put a clear coat over it to protect it so it can be washed? I would tell people not to submerge it in water

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Sep 24, 2020

Tulip paint turned rubber

Is there any way to save the paint ? Acetone or something?

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Sep 24, 2020

Making High Gloss Window Paints

I'm currently living in a country where I cannot purchase the window paints I use. I've been experimenting with clear glue and acrylic paints to create

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Sep 24, 2020


Can you use gallery glass paint by plaid on Metal?

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Sep 23, 2020

Wood Varnish Adds Life and Lustre to Your Painted Work

Wood varnish protects and enhances finished surfaces. Yet many people fear applying it. This page tells you exactly how to varnish to get the results you want.

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