Handmade Holidays

Mosaic Pumpkins Project Guide

March 19, 2018

Makes 1 Pumpkin Materials Needed for Project: 1 Artificial Carvable Pumpkin 16oz Tile of your choice Glue Wheeled Glass Nippers Xacto Knife 1lb of Sanded or premixed Grout Colorant color of your choice Stirring Stick SpongeBucket for mixing Paper Towels Water Newspaper Measuring Cup Latex Free Gloves Safety Goggles Dust Mask Paint color of your choice LED Candle Mosaic Tips: - Outdoor temperature as well as water temperature can affect grout setting time; chilly condi...

Easter Egg Hunt Stained Glass Panel Free Project Guide

March 19, 2018

Project Tips   Before you begin, find a place to work that has great ventilation where you can open a window and use a fan.   An area safe from children and pets is recommended.   The less you move an unfinished project, the less likely you are to have damage.   Here’s a great place to be creative! For the Easter eggs, use various colors and styles of art glass. Fused glass, embellished with stringers and frit, make great decorated Easter eggs. Fusing is the process of heating two or ...

Fused Christmas Ornaments Project Guide

December 11, 2018

Materials: o FW999 Fuseworks Craft Kiln o K1013 3in Square Variety 7 Pack o K1033 3in Square White & Clear 7 Pack o FW962 Variety Stringers o FW960 Variety Frit o FW845 Dry Wheel Glass Cutter o 600LWFW Running Pliers o Fusing Glue o FW85335 Silver Art Bails o E6000 Adhesive o Red Ribbon o Kiln Paper o FW702 Safety Glasses o FW846 Hot Mitts o Sharpie Marker First things first: o Protect you working surface with newspaper for easy cleanup when cutting glass. o You can neve...

St. Patricks Stacks Necklace Project Guide

March 07, 2019

Created by Nelly Arteaga  *YOU NEED TO USE FUSEWORKS CRAFT KILN FOR THIS PROJECT Materials FW924 Warm Colors 90 COE Fusible Glass Sheets FW922 Variety Colors 90 COE Fusible Glass Sheets FW921 The Basics 90 COE Fusible Glass FW999 Fuseworks Craft Kiln FW847A Fuseworks Kiln Paper FW845 Dry Wheel Glass Cutter 600LWFW Lightweight Running Pliers FW853 Large Silver Jewelry Bail Craft Glue or fusing Glue Leather Cording or Chain (18 inches in length) Findings: 6mm jum...

Fall Leaf Place Card Project Guide

November 13, 2018

Fall Leaf Place Cards MATERIALS • FW999 FUSEWORKS CRAFT KILN • FW847A KILN PAPER • 654 FIREWORKS CLEAR SAFETY GLASSES • FW846 FUSEWORKS HOT MITTS 1 PAIR • 654 STUDIO PRO BRASS GLASS CUTTER • 600 STUDIO PRO 1” RUNNING PLIERS • FW922 VARIETY COLORS 90 COE FUSIBLE GLASS SHEETS • 61606 90 COE FUSIBLE GLASS CLEAR 6” SQUARE SHEET • FW96 90 COE FUSIBLE VARIETY FRIT • FW962 90 COE THICK VARIETY FUSIBLE STRINGERS • TEMPLATE • BLACK PERMANENT MARKER • ACETONE • PAPER TOWEL • CRAFT GLUE/...

8Bit Mosaic Sweetheart Coaster Project Guide

January 25, 2019

Created by Lauren Disanza for Diamond Tech Materials 2 – 4” Square Metal Coaster Bases 1 package Diamond Tech Cobblestone Tiles - Lights 1 - 2 LB Container Jennifer’s Mosaics White Grout E-6000Adhesive Latex or nitrile gloves Paper towels Newspaper or Kraft paper Water Disposable cup and spoon Smooth cloth Pencil   Project Tips: When laying out your design, it may be easier to see your design by leaving no space between the tiles, just be sure to make y...

I Heart You Mosaic Trivet Project Guide

January 29, 2019

Created by Nelly Arteaga for Diamond Tech Crafts   Materials ALPHA-48CT Mosaic Mercantile Alphabet Tiles. WORD-30CT Mosaic Mercantile Word Tiles. MS34548 Cobblestones Lights Mix 3 Lb Bulk (primarily the Lt. Pink color and Glitter Pink). CC-CY-SGR-1 Crafter’s Cut Crystal Angles Seagreen Mix (primarily the Lt. Green color). CC-CY-ZAN-1 Crafter’s Cut Crystal Angles Zanzibar Mix (primarily the Dk. Pink color). Wheeled Tile Nippers. ADH-4 Mosaic Mercantile Adhesive 4...

Dia De Los Muertos Stained Glass Panel Project Guide

March 12, 2019

Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Panel A Precision 2000 Mixed Media Project   By: Andy Spencer Skill Level: 5   Materials 1 Chip Board 11 ½ x 17 2 Sheets – Studio Pro G41-2 Red 1 Sheet – Studio Pro GA146 Purple 1 Sheet – Studio Pro G401 White Glass Gems Large and Small Charmers Wiggles Black Patina Tinned Copper Wire (gauge 14) Black Sanded Grout White Spray Paint 54” Lead Came Flux and Flux Brush   Tools Precision 2000 or...

Mosaic Easter Eggs Project Guide

March 13, 2019

Created by Lauren DiSanza for Diamond Tech   Put a contemporary twist on Easter eggs! Brilliant Cobblestones, iridescent Classico Minis and Colorant tinted grout give foam eggs a fun look. Materials 63508 2 packages Classico Mini MS345 Cobblestones Lights 129J 2LB \ White Grout 259 Yellow Colorant 267 Green Colorant 269 Blue Colorant 261 Rose Colorant 491J Wheeled Glass Nippers Aleen’sFelt & Foam Tacky Glue Styrofoam Craft Eggs Scrap Paper and Pen...

Bunny Hop Stepping Stone Project Guide

March 12, 2019

Materials 111 8” Round Mold 50710 Outdoor Cement 10lbs Stained Glass: pink, white, light blue, lime green, light purple, dark purple. 2000 Precision 2000 Hobby Glass Bandsaw Bucket Stirring Stick Latex free gloves Paper towels Newspaper or Kraft paper Water Directions 1.To protect work area, cover with newspaper. 2. Print out 2 copies of bunny template. This template was made for an 8-inch stepping stone. 3.Cut a sheet of vinyl resist or clear...

Easter Egg Bunting Project Guide

March 19, 2019

Put a fun twist on a decorating classic and try an exciting new craft. The bright colors are perfect for Spring and the subtle streaks of the stained glass give these Easter Eggs a dip dyed look. Materials 675LF Lead-Free Solder 678 3/8” Copper Foil 675FLUX Liquid Safety Flux 675OIL Cutting Oil Finishing Compound (optional) 3/8” White Ribbon 16 – 7/16” Pre-Tinned Jump Rings 1 Sheet Each Studio Pro™ 91502 Raspberry/Cream, 9262 Grape/White, 9982 Light Green, ...