Can't get any color on your laser-etched powerbook, can you?! A clear coat might be a good idea, but I figured the paint will eventually chip off and...
Step 6: Paint first layer
Paint the first layer with thin coats of spray paint. For me, the first layer is the green outline. It's important to spray multiple thin coats several minutes apart. You don't want the paint forming droplets that will wick underneath the stencil.
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