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HotRodBettie
« on: September 25, 2012 09:27:51 AM »

I am looking to see if there is a thread in here on how to transfer photos to glass for etching.
I have heard of the pnp blue paper, and other things, but any other ideas or even photos/tutorials to get me started.

I'm new at this glass etching thing, and looking for edgy ideas

Thanks
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« Reply #1 on: September 25, 2012 10:28:09 AM »

Hi and welcome!  Smiley Great to have some new blood here on the glass boards.

Etching has so many different ways to be done. You have really picked a diverse glass medium. Our tutorials section has some great tuts on etching, and techniques. You can find the thread here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=359050.0

Let us know if when you have more questions, and we look forward to seeing your work here! Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: September 26, 2012 11:04:16 AM »

I know you can use decals for fused glass...

IIRC there's a type of decal paper you can use in a laser printer to make your own, so you could conceivably make some with your own photos.

Here's a supplier:
http://www.glass-fusing-made-easy.com/fused-glass-decals.html

Also, a forum about making your own with a laser printer:
http://fusedglass.org/node/792
http://fusedglass.org/node/738

Hope this helps you :-) 
Would love to see the finished result.
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