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Jaded_Dragon
« on: January 01, 2013 11:21:30 AM »

I'd like to do a faux stained glass effect for an awkward window I have. It is hard to reach.
All tutorials on the net seem to be that you draw the design on a piece of glass that is laid over your sketch, and then hang it up.

I'd like to somehow draw and paint the design onto a something, then peel it off the something and stick it to the window.

Does the collective wisdom of Craftster think waxed paper would work?


PS: Didnt put in glass crafts cause everything there seemed to be real glass, not fake glass you squeeze from a bottle.
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« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2013 01:29:17 PM »

How about acetate sheets?
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« Reply #2 on: January 03, 2013 09:30:54 PM »

Ditto on the acetate.  Then you don't even have to peel it off, just hand the entire piece of acetate up.
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« Reply #3 on: January 03, 2013 11:10:53 PM »

I did a trial on parchment paper and semi transparent file folders. On both the leading peeled off nicely and was pretty restickable.

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