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« on: February 08, 2006 06:35:07 AM »

I made this for the Fantasy Swap http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=74897.10

I took a store bought candle and used inkjet printer tattoos (which don't work at all for tattoos as I had hoped they would.) I printed out the image, followed the directions, and put them on the candles instead.

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« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2006 09:23:59 AM »

Sorry to hear that the inkjet tattoos don't work, but in the grand scheme of things, this turned out much cooler!   You just followed the directions you would have used for skin?  No layer of anything over the top to seal it?

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« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2006 12:24:56 PM »

I did just follow directions for use on skin. I didn't actually cover or seal it with anything. However, when my hands were quite warm, I rubbed the top of the pic/candle with my hand. It smooshed a thin layer of wax over the edges. There is probably a better way to do this, but my hands are always really warm, so it worked for me.

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« Reply #3 on: February 15, 2006 05:38:11 PM »

They're beautiful. I hope burning them won't ruin them.

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« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2006 07:19:04 PM »

Looks great!
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