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Tissue Paper Stained Glass
Turn a 3rd grade art project into an amazing faux stained glass window for your home.

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  • How to make a decoration. Tissue Paper Stained Glass - Step 1
    Step 1

    Old window pane
    Tissue paper
    Americana Decoupage in Gloss
    Allure in Gloss Black
    Glaze Coat (2 part epoxy resin)
    Small torch or long arm lighter

  • How to make a decoration. Tissue Paper Stained Glass - Step 2
    Step 2

    1. & 2. Sketch out your design and place it under the glass window to use as a guide
    3. 4. & 5. Cut out large ovals, 1" circles and different color green leaves in tissue paper
    6. Cut small oval holes in the large ovals and then use that smaller oval as a guide to cut out the same size oval in a different color
    *These for for the center of the large oval flowers
    7. 8. & 9. Decoupage the large oval flowers and the different color centers on the glass and then add the dots and leaves
    10. Fill the empty spaces with large light green leaves
    11. Outline the flowers, dots and leaves with the Allure in Gloss black and let dry
    12. & 13. Mix the Glaze Coat (follow instructions) and pour it on top of the glass
    14. Evenly spread the Glaze Coat with a sponge brush
    15. Pop the bubbles with a small torch OR a long arm lighter
    *Cover and let cure

  • Step 3

    Watch the video here!

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Lucy B.
Lucy B. · Georgetown, Delaware, US
this is just so cool.Love Love
Mark Montano
Mark Montano · 357 projects
Thanks so much Lucy! Love

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