Best Teacher Mug
If you have children school, you will love this idea.
Every year, when summer approaches and classes will be ending for the year, we
really want to show our appreciation to those who taught our kids all season
long. Finding something special, but not too expensive, can be a real
You can buy really nice looking clear glass beer and
coffee mugs at any department or discount store. They sell them individually or
in boxed sets of 4 or 6.
This year, put a special messages on them and give
them to each of the World's Best Teacher's in your child's life!
- #15-0150 Armour
- #21-1617 Over N
Over Wedding Font Alphabet
- #21-1632 Over N Over Mother/Father
Over N Over Party Elements
Over N Over Blank stencil material ( or #31-0401 Beige vinyl masking)
- #15-0315 Glass
- #08-9606 Brushes
- #61-3329 Rub
N Buff gold, silver or white (optional)
- Clear glass beer mug
- 1 Apple vinyl stencil-either traced from a template,
cut on a die cutting machine or with a craft punch
- Paper towels
the mug with hot, soapy dish detergent, rinse & dry well. Next clean
area where stencils will go with glass cleaner just before applying them.
the World's Best from sheet #21-1632 at an angle near the top of the mug
and to the left of where you will be placing the rest of the stencils (see
pic). From stencil sheet 21-1624, place a star pair near each end of the
world's best stencil, one over the left end, the other below the right
end. Overlap edges of the star stencils with the world's best stencil.
and apply the apple stencil below the world's best stencil
the apple, apply letters to spell TEACHER from the 21-1617 Wedding font
sheet. Start with the letter C, directly under the apple and apply the
rest of the letters HER to the right A, then E, then T to the left.
Overlap the stencil edges as you go.
all open areas of the glass with masking tape, overlapping the edges of
tape and stencils.
Apply Armour Etch glass etching cream
to the stencils. View the directions and How To video
- Holding the mug upside down (so
no water can go inside during rinsing), rinse off all the Etch cream.
Remove tape and stencils and rinse again.
- From stencil sheet 21-1624, place one
more star pair to the left of the apple. Repeat steps 5-7. This step can
be included with step 3 if you have a 2nd #21-1624 stencil
sheet you can take the 3rd star pair from.
- Clean with glass cleaner and dry
Article Posted: 05/08/2017 02:15:10 PM