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Skull Glass Block

By: Cathie & Steve
Cathie & Steve
Cathie & Steve
Cathie Filian and Steve Piacenza are handcraft designers, Emmy Nominated television hosts, book authors, lifestyle experts and the inventors of Hot Glue Gun Helpers. Their shows can be seen in the United States, Australia, South Africa, The Philippines and on the Armed Forces Network.  They were nominated for two Daytime Emmys. Cathie and Steve has also appeared on numerous network shows and specials for NBC, ABC, Discovery Channel, HGTV, DIY and Food Network.  Programs such as Rachael Ray, IVillage Live, View From the Bay and the Florence Henderson Show have featured their creative ideas.
Spooky and fun glass block for Halloween!
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Skill Level: Intermediate
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Supplies

Gallery Glass ® Window Color™ - Cameo Ivory, 2 oz.
Item #16003
Gallery Glass ® Window Color™ simulates the look of cathedral stained glass on glass, mirrors, styrene & more. Also perfect for creating colorful reusable window clings. Its unique, water-based formula can be applied vertically or horizontally. Dries in 8 hours. cures in 7 days. Permanent on styrene and plexiglass, but removable on glass.

$2.99

Gallery Glass ® Window Color™ - Amber, 2 oz.
Item #16020
Gallery Glass ® Window Color™ simulates the look of cathedral stained glass on glass, mirrors, styrene & more. Also perfect for creating colorful reusable window clings. Its unique, water-based formula can be applied vertically or horizontally. Dries in 8 hours. cures in 7 days. Permanent on styrene and plexiglass, but removable on glass.

$2.99

Gallery Glass ® Redi-Lead™ Strips - Regular
Item #16089
Convenient, perfect leading strips every time are fool-proof with Redi-Lead ™. Simply peel, position on surface and "solder" joints with Liquid Leading ™.

$7.99

Mod Podge ® Gloss, 8 oz.
Item #CS11201
Mod Podge ® is quick-drying for multiple coat build up and dries clear. Can be sanded to a smooth finish. Cleans up easily while wet with soap and water. Certified AP non-toxic; waterbase. Mod Podge ® is an all in one decoupage glue, sealer and finish

$6.99

Other Supplies
Large glass block
Foam Paintbrush
Old book pPages
Ribbon
String of lights

Instructions

  1. Tear the book pages into squares and rectangles.  Working on the backside of the glass block, glue the book pages to the glass by applying Mod Podge to the block and paper, position the paper on the block, smooth with your finger and top-coat with more Mod Podge.  Repeat until the entire back and side are covered with book pages.

  2. Freehand a skull shape to the front of the glass block with leading lines.  For this design we used 3 lines.

  3. Fill in the skull shape with ivory Gallery Glass.  Use a pin to pop air bubbles.  Fill in the outer edge of the skull with amber Gallery Glass. Allow to dry over night.

  4. Tie a ribbon around the block.  Thread a string of lights into the base of the block and pulg in for a glowing look.
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