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Basic Outlining Guide

Basic Outlining Guide
A short article describing the basics of outlining for a glass painting projects. This example is based on a flat item which is the simplest to outline.

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Basic Outlining Video

Basic Outlining Video
Glass painting outlining using outliner (paste) from a piping bag. This video shows you how to make and use a piping bag.

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Basic Outlining Video (Alan and Barry)

Basic Outlining Video (Alan and Barry)
Outlining using Rainbow Glass Outliner. Demonstrated by Alan Gear

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Basic Outlining Video (Alan and Barry) Part 2

Basic Outlining Video (Alan and Barry) Part 2
Making and using coloured outliner. Demonstrated by Alan Gear

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Basic Outlining Video (Alan and Barry) Part 3

Basic Outlining Video (Alan and Barry) Part 3 Outlining lettering. Demonstrated by Alan Gear

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Glass Painting: Layer Outlining

Glass Painting: Layer Outlining
A slightly unusual glass painting technique as it is all about outlining and not painting. Up to six layers of different coloured outliner are used to build up this unique look.

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Basic Painting Guide

Basic Painting Guide A short article describing the basics of painting a glass painting projects. This example is based on a flat item which is the simplest to paint.

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Basic Painting Video

Basic Painting Video This video shows you the basics of Glass Pinting using the flood fill technique.

The Video uses a range of glass paints and shows you how to achieve a smooth finish when painting on flat surfaces.

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Glass Painting: Basic Painting Techniques (Alan and Barry)

Glass Painting: Basic Painting Techniques (Alan and Barry) Glass Painting a flat roundle with a dolphin on it. Outliner is by Rainbow Glass (Alan and Barrys Crafts) and the Paints are Rainbow Glass Solvent based Paints

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Blending Video

Blending with glass paints Video
This video looks at the different ways of blending paints when using the flood fill technique on a flat surface.

Again the video uses a range of glass paints to show that's is possible to blend with both solvent and waterbased paints..

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Glass Painting: Painting Film and Perlised Paints

Glass Painting: Painting Film and Perlised Paints Glass Painting with Alan Gear from Rainbow Glass. How to use clear glass painting film and Pearlised solvent based glass Paints. This video is in 2 parts.

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Glass Painting: Sponging and Stippling

Glass Painting: Sponging and Stippling Glass Painting with Barry Freestone from Rainbow Glass. Sponging and stippling using waterbased glass paints.

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Working With Adhesive Lead Part 1
Making Your Own Blank Glass Roundle

Make Your Own Blank Roundle This video shows you how to make your own glass roundel, complete with a hanger ready for glass painting.

The example shows one made of glass but you can replace the glass with extra thick glass painting film or perspex / plexiglass.

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Working With Adhesive Lead Part 2
Making Your Own Blank Rectangular Lightcatcher


This video show you two different methods of making a rectangular lightcatcher / suncatcher.

The example shows one made of glass but you can replace the glass with extra thick glass painting film or perspex / plexiglass.

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Glass Painting: Painting a 3d object.


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Some hints and tips on how to glass paint directly onto an object which isn't flat. This particular example is a candle holder but the same techniques would apply equally to a vase, latern , wine glass or any other 3d glass object.

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