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Here's a step-by-step, EASY guide to customizing your light switch covers and adding a little color around the house. It's low maintenance and definitely fun to do! Just ...
- 1 light switch cover - sand paper (~120 grit) - gesso or primer - acrylic paint (your choice of color) - collage image - glue - a ...
Lightly sand your light switch cover until the glossy coating is gone.
Coat the cover in one layer of gesso (this works better than two layers). Let dry.
Choose which colors you like from your acrylic paints and begin painting. Multiple layers are fine but be sure to let the paint dry in between multiple coats.
Take your collage image and glue into place. A small, clean paint brush is useful in applying the glue.
Coat in a layer of clear shellac and let dry. Make sure you wear gloves.
And now you have your own customized light switch cover!
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