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Applying Paint To Fused Glass Jewelry

In the market, you will find several paints for glass. Glass enamels for fusing and painting can be applied in various ways. The use of lead-free opaque and transparent enamel powder is one of the main techniques used today.

Colors can be mixed which indicates that a palette of several colors is available primarily.

They are not the enamel in the normal sense but finely ground glass particles that have a low melting point, which once implemented fired in a kiln to fuse glass enamel fused to the jewelry.

Glassline Metallic Gold Fusing Paint

Care must be taken when handling the glass enamel to ensure that the particles are not inhaled because it can lead to a lung disease that seriously. Respirator masks and good ventilation are strongly recommended when handling the powder.

Dry enamel powder is applied by placing the powder in a small sieve and then sort the glass or by applying it with a brush. Stencils or tape can be used to mask off the field glass. A texturing tool can be used to generate patterns in enamel.

Sorting objects held more powder on the glass can produce an interesting pattern. Both comb or a fine mesh are some items that can be used.

A number of firings may be required to produce a layer of a different color and to ensure the correct color.

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