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Topic: Altered Altoid Tin (with tutorial link)  (Read 123395 times)
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« Reply #10 on: February 26, 2011 01:17:56 PM »

The dimensional things is annoying! Maybe you can hammer it down? Oh Clay is a good idea
Nope you cant hammer them down LOL been there done that Yuck results..clay is great and stays on well..Fabric is one too that works well to hid it if using a patterned fabric Smiley it camos it..

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« Reply #11 on: February 26, 2011 03:31:28 PM »

Thanks for such an awesome tutorial Racky!  I'm bookmarking now for future reference!!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #12 on: February 26, 2011 03:54:47 PM »

this tutorial is great Cheesy lovely scrap paper, love the patterns. thanks
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« Reply #13 on: February 26, 2011 04:37:01 PM »

Awesome tut! makes me think even I could do this!
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« Reply #14 on: February 26, 2011 04:57:04 PM »

You're such a mind reader. I decided I needed to embellish a tin yesterday!
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« Reply #15 on: February 26, 2011 05:07:30 PM »

Simply wonderful.  Thank you so much Racky for this awesome tutorial!!  I really want to give this a try!   Smiley
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« Reply #16 on: February 26, 2011 05:45:08 PM »

Awesome tut! makes me think even I could do this!

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« Reply #17 on: February 27, 2011 05:16:09 AM »

What a fabulous tutorial Smiley
I'm in the process of altering some tins for myself.  Right now they have been primered and spray painted.  You've got perfect timing in posting this  Smiley

I got a question - do I need to use a sealer after all is said and done?  I'm not a big modge podge person as everything I've seen done with it feels a bit tacky - but maybe those projects the people went modge podge crazy?   If you do use a sealer which would you recommend?
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Thanks for the tute - your finished tin looks great!  Grin
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« Reply #19 on: February 27, 2011 05:51:04 AM »

What a fabulous tutorial Smiley
I'm in the process of altering some tins for myself.  Right now they have been primered and spray painted.  You've got perfect timing in posting this  Smiley

I got a question - do I need to use a sealer after all is said and done?  I'm not a big modge podge person as everything I've seen done with it feels a bit tacky - but maybe those projects the people went modge podge crazy?   If you do use a sealer which would you recommend?

If you're painting and not using paper, I don't know that you would need a sealer. If you want to use one, though, I would use a clear spray on version. As for the Mod Podge, I have found that the glossy version is often tacky, but I've never had problems with the matte finish.
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