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kyanee
« on: December 08, 2010 08:15:25 AM »

just finished these 4 mugs, two for BF and the others for my father's friend.
I made a reindeer floating on a clear brown mug last year, I thought it was making more sense, like he was floating in coffee or chocolate, but I had a bunch of white mugs to deal with before I'm allowed to buy some more Smiley
I found the star wars and trumpet designs on the internet.
I rushed a little for the ones with santa and reindeer so I'm not completely satisfied with some details but oh well... Smiley









C&C welcome, thanks for looking Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2010 08:29:14 AM »

Ooh, the Star Wars Coffee mug is awesome!
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« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2010 08:29:26 AM »

OMG LOVE these!!!!
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« Reply #3 on: December 08, 2010 08:41:10 AM »

Love 'em! Especially floating Reindeer is so cute!  Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: December 08, 2010 09:49:53 AM »

These are so adorable! Cute idea.
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« Reply #5 on: December 08, 2010 11:04:13 AM »

A lot of fun. My favourite is the trumpeter. Great presents
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« Reply #6 on: December 08, 2010 06:15:57 PM »

Fantastic! These are such fun gifts. Your drawings are so good - the details are amazing!
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katey1234
« Reply #7 on: December 14, 2010 11:30:30 AM »

I love these, they're so cute. I found them looking for advice for mine, I'm painting a mug for my dad for christmas....

what kind of paint did you use, and did you use anything to seal it? are they washable? I was thinking spray on varnish, but I figured that may be a little toxic? any advice would be awesome (:
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kyanee
« Reply #8 on: December 16, 2010 12:50:13 AM »

Hi!

I used Pbo porcelain paint and glass paint. no seal, they just went 40min in the oven to fix them. I abandoned the idea of seal cause the ones I made before hold on quite well, I just wash them gently by hand, they don't go in the dishwasher (normally I think they could but... I'm cautious Smiley and I was afraid the sealer would be too apparent...
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« Reply #9 on: December 17, 2010 02:12:30 PM »

Wow.

Those are really cool.

And creative!

I love the reindeer and Santa mugs.
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