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Old 04-08-2008, 09:31
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I do the bottlecaps as well as some other bow centers. I was told to try Krylon triple thick glaze and boy does it work!!! It;s in a spray can, i spray, wait about 10 minutes, spray again and in 2-3 hours they are ready to go. Just thought i would share, they are crystal clear when they are done too!
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where do you get it? and how much was it?
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good to know! I saved it for future reference! thanks!
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Walmart with all the spray paint. It was 2.65 a can or something? I've done probably 30 bow centers and i still have 3/4 of a can left.
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Is it sticky, like spray adhesive. or messy? How long does it take to dry. I jus ttried the 2 part resin and love it. However, it takes a lot of time and forever to dry.
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It's not sticky when it's dry and it only takes a few hours, my last batch i was using them in about 3 hours. Not messy either, i do mine in our art room with the window cracked. I use an old cookie sheet, put a few sheets of newspaper over it and go to town :-)
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Default Re: Wayyyy easier than epoxy!!

I dont have any pics of the bottlecaps but I do have some of the bow centers we used for the tattoo convention....one minute
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Here are some pics, these arent kids bows, these are for adults so they arent as cute and bright as what you all make :-) It's hard to see how shiny they are, i cut the glare down on my computer so the pics would be better, they look like glass.




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Great info!!!

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Actually, it gets easier :-) I use mailing labels...the big ones, print them on there and stick them to the bottlecap or circles i'm using. No glue, no sealer, just the glaze :-) And the mailing labels look just as nice as the photo paper :-)
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