Get inspired by our new special exhibition Collecting – A Love Story: Glass from the Adele and Leonard Leight Collection and learn some accessible techniques for working with glass at home! In this workshop participants will learn both freehand and stencil application methods for etching designs onto glassware. Glass etching can be used to create dynamic works of art, or as a fun way to customize your daily dishware! Whether your project is expressive or practical, glass etching can be an exciting addition to your creative toolkit.
Materials for working with glass are easier to find than you may think! The following supplies can be found at most craft stores or online.
- Glass pane or dishware of your choice
- Glass Etching Cream (Recommended brand: Armour Etch)
- Vinyl sheets
- Utility Knife
- Glass paint (Recommended brand: Pebeo Vitrail)
- Dremel tool/Etching pen