Heirloom Square), I painted the field of glass around the display area with metallic gold paint. The gold instantly transformed the clear glass into a splendid frame for the rose artwork.
Here's how I did it:
Important: Allow the paint to dry between coats. The paint should be completely dry prior to adhering the paperweight kit's bottom pad to the base of the paperweight.
If you haven't used paint in your paperweight projects yet, I hope this project will inspire you to give it a try. If this is something you've already done, what has been your experience? What kind of materials and painting techniques have you used?