4 Awesome Decor Ideas Using Old Windows You've Never Thought of!
If you have an old window lying around and you're not sure what to do with it, you'll want to take a look at these four great DIY idea using old windows, and bring them back to life. There is nothing quite as satisfying as recycling and repurposing things you already have around the house. Diy idea and projects to do using items around the house, is a great way to save money, and it's gratifying to give new life to something old. You'll want to take a look a the Hometalk site and see the full list of four awesome decor DIY crafts for home using old windows. The following are just a few of the diy ideas you will find on the list.
1. This diy idea is a tissue paper and resin stained glass window. This project to do turns that art class technique you learned in school into a beautiful permanent piece of stained glass for the home. Use an old window or find one at a garage sale and make them over with various faux stained glass techniques. This diy idea uses a tissue paper technique you may have learned in third grade, and with this project to do, you can make it permanent. A thin coat of resin and the glass is permanently protected. All it takes is some dollar store tissue paper, an old window and some adhesive paint to get the faux leading. For this DIY craft for home, you will need epoxy resin which you can get on Amazon, Allure Dimensional Design Adhesive Paint in Black Gloss also from Amazon and some colorful tissue paper. You'll want to take a look at the step by step video tutorial on this DIY idea.
2. An easily stained glass window. Don't toss your broken glass pieces away but turn them into a beautiful stained glass window for your patio. You can use dollar store glass marbles. With whatever window you choose, you'll start by glueing on the glass pieces, and filling the window with a small layer of resin to help smooth out the sharp edges. Instead of a torch to pop the bubbles, you can use a long arm lighter as shown in the step by step tutorial on the site. Materials you will need for this DIY idea include E-6000 Glue and some floral glass marbles.
3. A diy idea for a custom stained glass window. If you've always loved the way the windows looked in a church, with the intricate stained glass that looks beautiful when the sun shines through, you will love this project to do. Start with the window, making sure to clean the glass well and chose the side you want to paint on. Whichever side you choose to show, you want to paint on the opposite. For example, a floral pattern was used on the window. Print out a few outlines off the computer to trace. These are so easy to find on the internet by searching for whatever you want to trace and the words outline or coloring page behind them. After you tape the papers on the window, you want to mix your led lines. In traditional stained glass, these are the thick black lines that are used to outline the graphics. For the full step by step instructions for th is diy idea and project to do you will want to take a look at the Hometalk site. You will find these DIY ideas using windows for decor on the Hometalk site. On the site you will find DIY ideas, projects to do, DIY crafts for home, green living, home decor, outdoor living, painted furniture, organizing, woodwork and so much more. **
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