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Cool2Craft Creative Play Contribtor Gloribell Lebron – Vintage-fying

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Gloribell Lebron was looking for an inexpensive way to age a mirror and found a super cool and easy method that’s used on vases for a “mercury” effect.  Gloribell shared it all with Candace the Muse and this is a technique you’ll want to try!

Final Cool2Craft Creative Play Contribtor Gloribell Lebron   Vintage fying Gloribell told me:

“I was looking to make a mirror look old but all the tutorials were to difficult or done with expensive materials (or toxic fumes). In those tutorials they remove the backing of the mirror and from there, applied some acids etc.”

Result 300x203 Cool2Craft Creative Play Contribtor Gloribell Lebron   Vintage fying “But then I remember that I read a tutorial on how to do a mercury vase (so popular right now) and decided to try the technique on the mirror’s surface instead of a clear vase… And it ended looking pretty good I might say!”

Thank you for sharing, Gloribell!

Candace the Muse

Click here to see Gloribell’s tutorial


Sharing your creativity with Candace can earn you handmade swag from her studio!  Check out the Creative Play page for detials.


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