Adult Coloring Book Dishes

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Use your adult coloring book masterpieces to create a beautiful set of dishwasher safe dishes for your home!

Step 1: Watch the Quick Video Tutorial Here!

Step 2: Stuff You'll Need

Your favorite coloring book pages

Thick permanent marker

Americana Dishwasher Safe Decoupage

Americana acrylic paint in white (and other colors)

Rubbing Alcohol

Glass plates

Black paint pen

Paintbrushes or cosmetic sponge

Step 3: Here's How

1. Clean the back of the glass plate with rubbing alchol

2. Edge the plate with a black paint pen

3. Trace around your design with a thick black permanent marker

4. Make copies of your page on white and in colors you like

5. & 6. Carefully cut out your images and decide on your design

7. Mist the front and back of your cutouts with water

8. & 9. Add the Americana Decoupage to the face of your cutout

10. Gently place on the plate and clip the edges so they adhere around the curves

11. When all the pieces are adhered, paint the back of the plate with white (or a color) using a cosmetic sponge

12. When dry, coat the entire back of the plate with Americana Dishwasher Safe Decoupage *follow the instructions for curing time



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    4 Discussions

    Mark Montano

    2 years ago

    Things are good. Busy, but fun and enjoyable so I don't mind the hours. I can't and won't complain! I get to make stuff all day long for a living. Glad you're well!

    Penolopy BulnickMark Montano

    Reply 2 years ago

    Hey! I'm doing great, how 'bout yourself? I love seeing all the fun projects you post :D