How would you go about doing a monogram on these? Do you have any experience with them? Hi Kimberly! All I did was run them under water, squeezing and squeezing the sponge out until the water ran clear. Candle holder, wine glass, coffee mug, vase... etc! Could I put them in the oven about week after I painted them? I actually just bought 12 of them from for $26, I got the "bright" collection and the colors are gorgeous! No clear coat needed for this project :) The Martha Stewart Glitter Craft Paint actually holds the glitter in a clear-gloss type paint already! Is it safe to cure these in a gas oven rather than an electric oven? (Maybe as a groomsmen gift?). Thanks! Such a great idea and easy too. Thanks :), Jen | SomethingTurquoise If the item can't get wet (i.e. YES! Paint two coats to finish your glass, with at least an hour of dry time in between each coat. As long as the paint you are using is the new Martha Stewart Glitter Craft Paint (you must use her brand - which is full of glitter) you shouldn't have an issue... :), is Martha Stewart. ); That's so cool! It sounds like it would come out exactly as I want it to since I didn't really want the monogram as dominating as the original design. I don't do martha stuart anything. How to Seal Glitter using Mod Podge. I chose Turquoise as the color. The instructions that I came across was to use mod podge. I plan to use window decals to personalize underneath the base and will need to handle them before Saturday to do that part. Paint Update 12/1/12: it is now stated on the MS Craft Glitter Paint bottle that their ‘glitter paint’ specifically should not be oven-cured. I Tried the gold design and the monogram on wine glasses I got at Dollar Tree. Thank you for this wonderful tutorial and the inspiration to make my own for my wedding this summer!! Can't wait to try it!!! The top of the glass that had less glitter- first I couldn't get the top border even and didn't like how visible the circles from the pounces were, and then the less glitter the more you can see the rest of the paint which seemed to dry funny and left the glass looking more dirty in that area. I have been washing and using mine for over a year now and they are still fabulous. It added so much character and have had so many complements on something that took so little time or effort!!! -S, Sheri Ann {Sprinkles and Style} If any paint bled under your monogram sticker, using your nail gently scratch it away. Hi Kali! Can you believe it! Any idea what might have gone wrong? Turn to 350* and set the timer for 30 minutes, turn the oven off and let the glasses cool down inside the oven completely. Add painter’s tape to just above where you’d like the glitter to stop. Jen | Something Turquoise I love these! DIY Glitter Wine Glasses! The paint will be permanent once cured. Glitter makes just about everything better, from mason jars to phone cases. I have a tremendous number of sheets of glass leftover from framing paintings. I made some awesome coffee mugs. The best part about this tutorial is all the pictures, really! January 20, 2013, Hi Christine, if you put a sticker on your glass it will not withstand the oven or dishwashing. Send me pictures of the party if you have a chance :). Quick question - when you put them in the oven for curing - I'm assuming you just put them on a cookie sheet? I am so lost! can you use any kind of craft paint . Thank you so much for being experimental and doing this combo! Hi J! How many can you get from a bottle? August 17, 2012. I love Fall and all the holidays and also wine … November 18, 2011. Updated August 18, 2020. I just loved this idea and tried it over the weekend. Jen | Something Turquoise Jen | Something Turquoise It's in the tutorial description :), Hi, I had to share my experience with using your tutorial. March 6, 2012. October 10, 2012. I made my version!!! If you must see it dry - right away - try hitting it with your blow dryer for a few seconds. Hi Maddie! Since the paint should be kept away from where you will sip your drink, I chose to start this design about 3/4″ below the rim. I’ve been waiting a very long time to bring you this wonderful news!!! Hope this works out better for you guys than it did me! Thanks! They can be done in any color/colors and other patterns are available upon request. it looks like a sponge but i wanted to make sure. Blog link list, This is the best thing I have stumbled upon! Allow the glass to dry completely. I used a teal and blue glitter mixture like you did on the initial champagne flute, but my glasses came out an olive/gold green. Yes... but nothing that is dishwasher or food safe, yet... What a lovely project! For this design I wanted to create the opposite look of the gold glass… hot pink glitter sneaking down the glass away from the rim. I want to also try the non-glitter Martha paints. Hi Erin!! It's like to use them for other colors but can't seem to get all the glitter out. Maybe I'll try another bottle? I will do wine glasses next. Limeade is a little to light in color. November 29, 2011. I am so glad that you enjoyed the tutorial!!! Just curious... How does the paint hold up under hand washing? My biggest concern was whether or not the glass glitter would be sharp. I just finished this project tonight, they turned out great! Hi Sara! It's definitely not smooth like glass... yes, a little bumpy. thanks!! But I just read that last comment and I cured them about an hour after I painted them. @jen and Anne. Absolutely!!!! All three styles will need at least two coats of paint and at least one hour of drying time in between each coat. Use glitter on almost the entire glass, leaving a stripe on the top for easy sipping. Love these glasses, I actually got here from another blog that used modge podge and glitter. The gold paint I used is from Martha Stewarts line of multi-surface craft paint. A Complete Guide To Make Glitter Champagne Glasses. I'm sorry you had trouble with the paint on your wine glass. Can you email me a picture of your glasses so I can instruct you further?? Pink Glitter. How to Glue Glitter to Glass. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. How do you know if the glitter paint can be cured? What a great idea! THANK YOU FOR THIS! do you know if its microwave safe? Remove the lid of the nail polish bottle and apply it to the selected area of your sunglasses. I'm so excited! Custom High End Tumblers & More by BearTrendzDesigns on Etsy. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. I did this with a domed cake stand for my kitchen! I’m sure I’ll break a few more this year tho! I'm wondering though--can I put five of these in the oven to cure at once? The gradual warm and cool will carefully cure the paint and not harm the glass! Jen | SomethingTurquoise My stickers in the example are from a large scrapbooking company called Basic Grey. Thank you! How to Make a Glitter Painting. Good thing I read on to see it says "at least two coats" LOL. Hope this helps :). May 30, 2012. May 13, 2013. Good Luck! Jen | SomethingTurquoise Such a sweet comment!! We made 6 tall pillar glasses for a bridesmaid/ladies beach weekend! Thanks so much for sharing Jen! OVEN CURE: put painted glasses (that have dried for 72 hours) on baking sheet and then into a cold oven. Should I re-bake them or will that just ruin it? April 10, 2012. MS just came out with a brand new paint exclusively for glass which I will be trying out and posting about - maybe these issues will be solved with the new paint! I then put them on the top rack of the dishwasher to clean them before she used them and all of the paint washed off. Washed glasses, rubbed w/ rubbing alcohol, let dry. You really must get the right tools. Hope this helps. Jen | SomethingTurquoise Learn how to make glitter wine glasses easily with mod podge and glitter. Here is our updated tutorial: Loose Glitter Glassware, Then you’ll love this tutorial as well: Painted Stemless Wine Glasses. Who doesn’t love a bit (or a lot) of glitter. Glitter can be applied to glass but unless it's done correctly, the glue and glitter will simply peel off. It just so happens that I also love wine.… I love that quote, thanks for sharing! Also don't use MS new glass paint, the glitter is SUPER fine - her glitter multi-surface craft paint that I use in this tutorial is best. It is worth the struggle. Excited. As you crush the glass over and over, the edges are softened, even to the point that I ran my fingers through the freshly crushed glass glitter several times, and never felt a slight poke. Hi Cassie! Jen | SomethingTurquoise I decided to try this for my Bridesmaids to use during my September wedding reception. I am wondering if these can be transformed into glass glitter- what do you think? Required fields are marked *. Some foam pouncers (like sponges) have a type of preservative liquid in them at first, which could have clouded the paint. :). I tried using a razor blade along the letters also. They are also at Michael's for about $4. A good way to check the glitter coverage in this design is by taking a peak from behind. You can create a painting with glitter, too! Of course you can do it on plastic! Glitter Glasses Glitter Cups Glitter Gifts Glitter Bomb Glitter Dress Glitter Hair Diy Tumblers Personalized Tumblers Custom Tumblers. Btw, this is a GREAT idea! I will try again tonight. I would like to do the champagne flutes.. Jen | Something Turquoise May 23, 2012. I'm sorry you seam to be having trouble. February 24, 2012. Hope this helps!!! These look great! August 21, 2012. July 20, 2012, Hi Ashley! Also while painting, look through the inside of your glass to see where you need more glitter... it is easier to see that way while the paint is still wet. Find the supplies you’ll need for this project from our affiliate links below: ABSOLUTELY LOVE THIS IDEA! Jen | SomethingTurquoise Yes, cheap Ikea glasses work perfectly! Very easy to follow along and I can't wait to do more! After the 21 days is up, the paint will be completely cured and will be ready to use and wash – even on the top shelf of the dishwasher. The darker colors look the best. Most important: use the paint shouldn't have took me 5 coats :-) One more thing. ! So you can use cheap Ikea glasses for this? I will definitely be making some champagne glasses for my bridal party next year. Beautiful glasses! You can definitely paint a monogram in black over the glitter layer of paint :). Jen | Something Turquoise None of the paint came off. March 3, 2012, Hi Cayla, sorry you had a rough time with your project. Jen | Something Turquoise Oh my gosh! and have not had any problems, Also I have ran the glass through the dishwasher at least 10 times and the glitter is still intact. It's so odd - but when I use the foam brush - the paint gets all foamy (I can even scrape off foam from my brush)- and then when it drys it looks like there are spots of "bubbles" and like it could just chip off. I might go back and get the "iridescent" paints too. Hand washing gently might be totally fine with the glitter and modge podge alone, if the other tutorial says it works - then it might! Click here to see how it’s done. Jen | SomethingTurquoise Glitter around the base of the stem for a more subtle glitter glass. I don't recommend brushing it on with a regular paint brush. Thanks for this inspiration so awesome, Thank you so much!! I love them!!!! TOP TIP: Keep your glitter separately and in pots, to make it easier to shake the glitter onto the glasses and collect it back up. Jen | SomethingTurquoise The step by step instructions were perfect and the flutes turned out great! that's a really cool idea, I wondered how the hell these effects were made on such glasses. Here is a link:,default,pd.html?start=5&cgid=products-craftpainting-paint-marthastewartcrafts. March 4, 2012, Not for this exact tutorial - I'm a huge Martha fan :). I plan on using this idea for my wedding center pieces. haha! If they aren't cured would they be able to be handwashed without damaging the paint? Cure The Paint For Dishwasher Safe Glasses: Martha Stewart Crafts paint in your choice of glitter color. June 20, 2012. Wash the item in the sink using soap and warm water. Sadly, that's not the case. Hi Megan! Sorry, if you want these to pretty glasses to last you must wait 21 days! Photography: Something Turquoise Photography for // DIY tutorial: Jen | Something Turquoise // champagne glasses: Cost Plus // Martha Stewart Crafts Glitter Paint in; Florentine Gold, Peridot + Turquoise, and Tourmaline, Martha Stewart Crafts foam pouncers and stencil tape, and Marcella K letter stickers: // nail polish: Fly by OPI. Also, as long as it is Martha Stuart's multi surface paint (glitter or otherwise) will I be able to cure it? Just keep dabbing and dabbing until a good coverage of glitter starts to develop. Hi Melissa! Everything is brand new...will possibly try to find the actual Martha pouncers...but like I said, paint itself is not all that glittery, even when shaken, etc. I'm sorry but I'm not really sure! Glue: Mod-podge gloss glue works the best for this, however 3 … Jen | Something Turquoise Turn to 350* and set the timer for 30 minutes, turn the oven off and let the glasses cool down inside the oven completely. I love these designs and I'd like to do something like the gold and monogram together for my wedding reception glasses. Lapis Lazuli (Blue) looks great. Jen | SomethingTurquoise I know I do and it’s one of my favourite things to craft with especially at Christmas time. Thanks for this great tutorial! I seriously did a happy dance when my experiment worked out!!! August 18, 2012, The pouncers really shouldn't be the issue. If you don't have a Michael's near you, they are also sold online here for $3.49 a bottle: It doesn't sound like you did anything wrong, possibly the paint was bad. Jen | SomethingTurquoise Make sure to paint a little past the glitter line, this glue dries clear so you won’t see it. Hi Sasha! December 29, 2011. I suggest putting a towel or piece of cardboard under the bag that you are rolling, just to protect your work surface. I bet they will be just fine! headphones), wipe it down with a damp cloth instead. I'll let my girls (12 and 9) do this on some regular drinking glasses, they will love it! The pouncers are great. When the paint is partially dry, remove the tape – you can even softly run an Exacto knife along your design and the tape for perfect tape removal. October 21, 2011. Haley Pierson-Cox. Jen | Something Turquoise I made these champagne glasses, a couple wine glasses, and a beer mug over the past two days and they turned out AMAZING! ok thank you!! I know you have said to let them dry for at least 24 hours, but is there a time frame in which it's too late to oven cure? thanks Jen. I completely agree - the loose glitter is gorgeous! Thanks for your time, you glasses looks great. I thought this would be fun for a 60th birthday party but would need to do about 50 of them and cost wise plastic would be far better than glass. I bet I can think of a few more people who'd love them, as well. Thank you for the Pictures and instructions, cannot wait to make these!! They look Jen | Something Turquoise Do you think the curing method would be the same, for say, a glass beer mug? I am going to make these as birthday gifts for my friends. Sweet!!!! I googled and found this wonderful idea. This is some good advice. I can't find it on their website. i am working on decorating mason jars for my brother's wedding favors :) and my sister in law to be want sparkles ! Step 1, Clean the item with soap and water, if possible. Thanks! Hope this helps! Jen | SomethingTurquoise I'm thinking about incorporating the initial idea a glass with the glitter floating up too, can you post a photo? Note: if you are using a swirly, thin edged type sticker – you might need to very carefully pull the sticker off before the paint dries, to ensure that the design shows completely and doesn’t peel the rest of the paint with it. KEEP THE IDEAS COMING! The glitter is great for the females and i know Martha makes craft paint that comes in pearl and metallic but I'm not sure if it will transfer with the same effect. 4 Set the glasses aside for a few minutes until dried completely. I love this idea!!! I dont know how to attach a photo because I dont see a upload button but they look so good! DIY:How To:Make your own glass glitter and cheap!!!! Would I still put them in and then turn it up to 350 degrees? These are so cute. Thank you so much! Would love to do a glass like the gold glitter one with a black monogram on top. Jen | SomethingTurquoise I too have glittered many a glass using this technique! Hello. Use painter's tape if you want straight lines, or stencils/stickers if … July 7, 2012. Is it safe to use the glitter paint on the glass after it has been etched? will this same method work with Martha's matalic paint too? Thanks for answering me :). In the process of waiting for the first coat to dry, and I'm wondering how you clean your foam pouncers? This easy project will make terrific bridesmaid gifts, or wonderful toasting glasses… but even if you aren’t planning a wedding these glam glasses make drinking champagne even more fabulous!eval(ez_write_tag([[300,250],'somethingturquoise_com-box-3','ezslot_1',101,'0','0'])); Gold Glitter. Hi Amanda! Thanks for the great idea! Mine with many coats looks cloudy and not at all glittery. One question, not sure if you will be able to answer: Do you have to oven cure them right after the paint dries or is it alright to let them dry for 24 hours then oven cure them? Not sure if anyone else asked this but cold you give me an idea of how much paint I will need. July 24, 2012. I'm not seeing the oven cure directions? My mom semi-collects personalized wine glasses so this going to be a perfect gift for her! Maybe I just got a 'bad' bottle of paint; with not enough glitter. Jen | SomethingTurquoise Bound and get it right. I'm going to make these as favors for my small wedding next month. getting ready to cure my test project now!! Thanks in advance for your help with this and for the amazing idea! Check out where I have linked this project…. i have 8 girls and i really like this idea! or do they have to be glass ones? It is called 'florentine gold'. February 28, 2012. I will be making these for my wedding. as I am sure you wont :) Send me pictures if you make them! I like you instructions better because it's safer. Send me pics when your done :). I would try thoroughly cleaning the jars with rubbing alcohol before you paint and try not to leave a 'lip' or hard edge of paint that can easily snag. Since I wanted a really bold monogram square, I used three coats of paint, with an hour of drying time in between each coat. I recommend the oven-cure method for any glass project because glass is such a slick surface and normally paint has a hard time adhering. 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