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Re: ceramic tiles


From: Judy Nagel (jdnag_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Wed Aug 14 2002 - 07:48:39 PDT

Donna, You might try using the Sax Glass and Tile Medium (page 16) with
acrylic paint and then simply let it dry. It's non toxic and results are
Judy Nagel
Sax Arts & Crafts
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Subject: ceramic tiles

> Hi to all you wonderful art teachers out there! You helped me so much
> last year! Thank you! Although I am not teaching this next FAll, I do
> have a question that I thought some of you may have some info about. I
> was given a large amount of ceramic tiles (the kind you put on
> entryway,bathroom, kitchen walls and floors. They are so gorgeous.
> Forever the packrat, I could not turn them down. But what to do with them
> now? Ideas from anyone? I thought of painting onto them, but with what?
> and how to seal them? I had thought they would make neat coasters for
> drinks and trivets for table serving platters, etc. But again, what
> paints would hold up under that heat? I don't have a kiln or I would
> glaze paint them. Thanks for your input! Donna Clark, out of the tent,
> and back home, just painting.
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