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Foil Chandelier Pillow

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Simply Screen™ Paints - Metallic - Cosmopolitan
Item #98526
Simply Screen™ Water-based Screen Printing Paint is specially formulated to use with Simply Screen™ Ready-to-Use Silk Screen Designs.The Simply Screen™ paint has been formulated with a longer open time than typical fabric paints with a thicker consistency that sets up on the screen, yet allows the paint to pass through the screen effortlessly without bleeding. Easy to clean up with mild soap and water. 35 Fun Fashion colors to choose from.


Simply Screen™ Paints - Metallic - Pond Scum
Item #98529
Simply Screen™ Water-based Screen Printing Paint is specially formulated to use with Simply Screen™ Ready-to-Use Silk Screen Designs.The Simply Screen™ paint has been formulated with a longer open time than typical fabric paints with a thicker consistency that sets up on the screen, yet allows the paint to pass through the screen effortlessly without bleeding. Easy to clean up with mild soap and water. 35 Fun Fashion colors to choose from.


Simply Screen™ Accessories - Foil and Glitter Adhesive
Item #98536
Adheres metallic foil & glitter to fabric. Apply through silk screen stencil like paint then top with foil or glitter & heat set as instructed. Water based, non-toxic, USA-made.


Simply Screen™ Accessories - Silk Screen Foil™ Variety Pack
Item #98541
Simply Screen™ Metallic Foil used with specially formulated Simply Screen™ Foil & Glitter Adhesive and Simply Screen™ Ready to Use Silk Screens to create fashionable, affordable, professional quality garments. Apply adhesive, let dry, heat set foil, pull off release paper and VOILA! 6 Color Variety Pack contains 1 sheet of each: Gold, Silver, Red, Blue, Pink and Rainbow. Easy to use with Simply Screen™ adhesive and a household iron.


Simply Screen™ Silk Screen Stencils™ - Chandelier
Item #98544
Simply Screen™ Silk Screen Designs are ready to use. No muss, no fuss, no waiting. Just choose your design, paint color and T-shirt to begin creating professional quality screen printed garments. Reusable up to 20 times. Easy to clean out with mild soap and water. Adhesive on back of silk screen reactivates when dry. Each package contains 1 squeegee for applying paint.


Other Supplies
Squeegee applicator (included in Silk Screen Stencil package)
Cotton pillow case
Paper towels
Parchment paper
Iron
Water

Instructions

  1. Remove backer from silk screen stencil and position to the left on pillow case.
  2. Squeeze a thick line of Pond Scum Metallic paint across top of design. Make sure to leave enough room on either side so that paint does not spill over to pillow case or tape off edges with masking tape.
  3. Holding squeegee applicator at a 45 degree angle using even pressure, pull a thin coat of paint evenly across stencil design in a single downward motion. Continue until design is completely covered in a thin coat of paint.
  4. Wash out screen stencil and blot dry.
  5. Repeat steps 1-4 to place and adhere second chandelier on the right side of pillow case. Apply Cosmopolitan Metallic paint in the same manner as before. Allow painted chandelier designs to dry completely (about 2 hours) before proceeding.
  6. Repeat steps 1-4 to place and adhere third chandelier in center of pillow, using adhesive instead of paint.
  7. Apply a thick line of adhesive across top of design. Make sure to leave enough room on either side so that adhesive does not spill over to garment or tape off edges with masking tape. Holding squeegee applicator at a 45 degree angle using even pressure, pull a thin coat of adhesive evenly across screen stencil design in a single downward motion. Continue until design is completely covered in a thin coat of adhesive. Let stand for 30 seconds. Repeat creating a thick even coat. 
  8. Allow adhesive to dry completely (up to 3 hours) 
  9. Lay gold foil sheet, shiny side up, over dried adhesive and parchment paper on top of foil; iron each section for 30 seconds (cotton setting). 
  10.  Allow heated foil to cool completely. When cold, quickly pull off foil to reveal your design!
Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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FAQs
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Smooth, low textured fabrics such as cottons, poly cotton blends, woven blends, denims, and home décor textiles can be used as surfaces for screen print painting when using Simply Screen Paints.
 
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When designing fashion and home décor fabrics, there are a couple of techniques that can be used when applying Simply Screen printing paints.  1.  After the silk screen stencil is in place, tacky side down onto your fabric surface, squeeze paint onto the screen stencil; using the squeegee applicator, pull paint down over the stencil.  OR  2.  Squeeze paint onto a foam plate; using fabric painting brushes, paint the design brushing through the silk screen.
 
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Simply Screen paint will air dry within 24 hours and will be cured in 72 hours.