DIY personalized gifts are the perfect way to show someone how much you mean to them. This DIY etched glass idea is not only thoughtful but also very stylish and a great gift for a family member or friend. Etching cream can be found at almost any large craft store or online!
Etched glass gifts are perfect for ay occasion, just include a personal design or special message. And it’s so easy to do! All you need is:
- Etching cream
- Masking tape
Once you have decided on a design or monogram follow these simple steps:
1) To create a template, trace the design or monogram onto paper with an adhesive back.
2) Cut the template out and stick it onto clean glass in desired location and press hard to get rid of any air bubbles.
3) Use a paintbrush to apply a generous layer of etching cream onto the glass.
4) Allow to dry for 10 minutes, then wash off the excess cream with warm water and peel off the template.
From tables to vases, to jars and mirrors almost any glass object can be etched! Take a look at these ideas for inspiration when creating your DIY etched glass gifts: