Dr Who Plates

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Materials

  • Adhesive vinyl
  • DecoArt Americana Gloss Enamels in True Blue and White
  • Sponge brushes
  • Paper plates
  • Glass plates
  • Rubbing alcohol

Instructions

  1. Create graphics file and cut out vinyl stickers. (Make sure all images are mirrored)img_0597
  2. Clean your glass plates with hot soapy water and then wipe down with rubbing alcohol.
  3. Place your sticker on the underside of your glass plate.img_0578
  4. For multi piece stickers use transfer tape.

     

  5. Paint the back of the plate with the True Blue paint using a sponge brush.img_0591
  6. Remove the sticker(s) before the paint dries.img_0592
  7. After the coat of blue paint dries, paint the entire back of the plate with the white paint.
  8. Let plates dry overnight.
  9. Place plates in a cold oven, unpainted side down.
  10. Bake at 325 F for 30 minutes after the oven reaches temperature.
  11. Let cool.
  12. Repeat the baking cycle.
  13. Let cool.
  14. Enjoy using your plates!

 

Notes:

Your plates should be dishwasher safe. Do not paint on a surface that you will be eating off of. Only paint on the underside, bottom or outside of dishes.

 

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