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Bookmarks with Glass Colours

| Glass Painting Designs > Other Glass Painting

By Hobby Ideas

Difficulty Level Beginner

It's the monsoon season and alot of time to spend indoors. An opportunity to indulge more in reading, having hot coffee and some craft. Make these lovely glass colour bookmarks for yourself or to gift to your friends. Enjoy the rains and the experience of crafting alongside

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Take an OHP sheet and measure two rectangles of 6" x 2" in size
Cut out the rectangles

STEP 2:-

Bookmarks with Glass Colours - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Draw the outline for one of the rectangles using Liquid Embroidery Glitter - Gold
Draw a brick wall pattern within the outlines
Fill in Glass Colour - Brown for the bricks
While colouring with glass colours if any air bubbles appear burst them using a brush tip or a toothpick
Leave it to dry
Once the glass colour has dried, draw an outline using Liquid Embroidery Glitter - Gold overlapping the first one and place the other OHP cut out on that
Leave it to dry

STEP 3:-

Bookmarks with Glass Colours - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

For this bookmark we have outlined the OHP sheet using Liquid Embroidery Glitter - Gold
Spread some glitter gold inside the outlines and randomply paint it using green and yellow glass colours
Once dried, stick the other OHP sheet on the painted one

STEP 4:-

Bookmarks with Glass Colours - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Or mix just a little of green and yellow glass colours to create a marbelled effect

STEP 5:-

Bookmarks with Glass Colours - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Take a card paper
Draw a snail in the size that can fit on the bookmark done in an OHP sheet
Colour the snail using Light Green made by mixing Acrylic Colours – Lemon Yellow and Light Green or the colour of your choice
Colour the shell brown made by mixing Crimson and Light Green
Colour the eyes and the smile using appropriate colours
Leave it to dry
Stick the snail on the upper egde of the bookmark and let it dry

STEP 6:-

Bookmarks with Glass Colours - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Similarly stick the snail on this book mark as well

STEP 7:-

Bookmarks with Glass Colours - Step 7 | Hobbyideas

And this bookmark too

you will need

Fevicryl Glass Colours Water Based – Brown, Crystal Green, Golden Yellow, Fevicryl Acrylic Colours – Black 02, Crimson 04, Lemon Yellow 11, Light Green 12, White 27, Fevicryl Liquid Embroidery Glitter - Gold 401, Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue, Fine Art Brushes, Colour Palette,Water Container, A5 Sized Thick White Card Paper, OHP Sheets, Pencil, Ruler, Scissors