A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Craftster is for freely sharing how to make things! Don't post pics of things you sell in hopes of getting some sales or we'll have to bust out the LIMBO stick on you! Wink
Total Members: 306,073
Currently Running With Scissors:
265 Guests and 3 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Using Testors brand model enamel on glass?  (Read 797 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
angelofthelastday
Offline Offline

Posts: 161
Joined: 20-Aug-2010

Beware: objects in glass are actual size.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: October 02, 2011 03:23:00 PM »

Would that work? I have never used any type of enamel before and I am unfamiliar with this medium. I just got a bunch of the small glass bottles in a yard sale and I have a bunch of glass items (going to be sun catchers) that I have been waiting to paint.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

HSG
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Oy Vey!
Offline Offline

Posts: 11013
Joined: 18-Aug-2006

He says I color his world


View Profile
« Reply #1 on: October 02, 2011 06:29:13 PM »

Never used the Testors for that kind of application, so I'm not sure if it will do what you want. Don't think they are as transparent as a suncatcher would be? Perhaps do a test piece, and try different colors, and techniques to apply. ie; brush, sponge, etc. Also you would need to seal the piece with something to prevent the paint from chipping or peeling off, especially with extreme temps.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

B'H
Proud Army Mom, Hoaah!!!
Help Fight Breast Cancer
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Making Pom Poms
Your Dog Oughta Be In Pictures
Meatless Monday: Spicy White Bean Dip

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.