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« on: November 28, 2007 05:48:56 PM »

So, I'm broke, so for Christmas I made ornaments as gifts.  They were really cheap. I just got the plain glass ornaments, tacky glue, glitter, and some clear glaze.  I think they turned out pretty well.



so this picture is pretty dark, but you get the idea.

oh, and here's the one I made for my boyfriend, no glitter, just acrylic paint.



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« Reply #1 on: November 28, 2007 06:02:18 PM »

Nice!
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« Reply #2 on: November 28, 2007 06:41:48 PM »

=O awesome pokeball! and i love the colour combos of you glitter balls as well Smiley great job ^^
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« Reply #3 on: November 28, 2007 08:49:08 PM »

Cute!  These look great (and they sell for over $6 or 8 at a place like Pier 1!  Yay homemade!)
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« Reply #4 on: December 01, 2007 07:50:49 AM »

and you just painted the outside? nice! I'm going to the craft store today to get some glass balls, but
i heard that they have thin glue that you swirl around the inside and the put the glitter inside, so it doesnt fall off.


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« Reply #5 on: December 01, 2007 09:10:26 AM »

yea, i was going to try that.  but i just found some spray on glaze that was "triple-thick" and gave each of them a few coats. The glitter hasn't been falling off yet, so i think it worked pretty well.
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