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Coloring Metal With Alcohol Inks

Step 1

You will need a metal piece, one or more alcohol inks.

Step 2

Carefully add a drop or two of the ink onto the metal.

Step 3

Tilt the metal to move the ink over the surface. Do this carefully to prevent spilling.

Step 4

Let the ink dry thoroughly.

Step 5

Add your second color.

Step 6

Tilt the metal to move the ink over the surface.

Step 7

Let dry. Add additional drops of ink, as much as you like. Let each layer dry thoroughly between colors.

Step 8

Let the ink dry thoroughly.

Step 9

You may now finish the metal using a finishing medium of your choice. You can use ICE Resin or Diamond Glaze, Glossy Accents or Crackle Accents. We chose Diamond Glaze.

Step 10

Congratulations. You have successfully colored a metal piece using alcohol inks.