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« on: June 19, 2006 08:32:25 AM »

so for fathers day i decided to get my dad a margarita set  Grin

but i couldnt leave it all plain....



so i jazzed it up a bit with some craft paint!

heres the whole set


and the salt dish


and a close up of the details on the picher




what do you think? comments and criticism are greatly appreciated!  Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: June 19, 2006 08:34:53 AM »

That is soooo cute! Shocked
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« Reply #2 on: June 19, 2006 08:43:46 AM »

that looks so cool!  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: June 19, 2006 04:56:17 PM »

I have a question, never painted on glassware but I am interested. What do you do to the paint to seal it and make sure that it wont come off or chip when it gets washed.
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« Reply #4 on: June 19, 2006 05:24:06 PM »

That is awesome. I think the salt dish looks great, and I love the green bottoms to the glassware. What a lucky dad! Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: June 19, 2006 10:52:46 PM »

This reminds me of my tequila shot glasses..

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=57487.0

I have a few Birthdays coming up and your project looks a great idea to
go with the tequila glasses..
thanks for the idea..
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« Reply #6 on: June 20, 2006 06:38:43 AM »

jennique- i sprayed mine with a clear sealer when i was finished but i also heard that they make glass paint where you bake the glass once you paint on it to seal it.

brokendove- your tequila shot glasses are so cute. great idea! Smiley i think they'd look awesome with the margarita set
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« Reply #7 on: December 05, 2008 01:39:13 PM »

love your set! i decided to do this for my aunt and i hate the paint i bought, its not thick and you see thru it ugh i hate it so im looking for new paint....what did you use???
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« Reply #8 on: December 11, 2008 03:07:27 PM »

oh man!!! i was thinking i wanted to make my boyfriend a margarita set for christmas this year, but i was just going to buy some glasses and a bottle of tequila, strawberry margarita mix (it is christmas), and a salt... thingy and put it in a box. i never thought of painting the glasses! thanks for the inspiration!
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