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« on: April 09, 2011 12:03:44 PM »

Howdy boys and girls! I'm decoupaging some candles (you know, the ones that burn for about 24 hours and usually have Jesus on them?) I'm having a really hard time finding a sealant that I can use. Any suggestions? Sealant needs to be:

High-gloss
Non-yellowing
Heat resistant
Non-flammable (when dry)

Any help would be greatly appreciated!
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« Reply #1 on: April 09, 2011 07:03:38 PM »

You would be decoupaging on the glass, and not the actual candle?
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« Reply #2 on: April 12, 2011 01:08:00 PM »

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« Reply #3 on: April 12, 2011 04:42:33 PM »

I would suggest going to the hardware store, and checking out the sealants. You would need to check the label for heat issues, and could pick which ever gloss you would want. Perhaps try Polycrylic.
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« Reply #4 on: March 14, 2012 12:53:13 PM »

glass enamel acrylics or just modge podge. There are recipes for creating your own with aileenes tacky glue online as well.
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