school auction is coming up and we are collecting for a Stock the Bar raffle…anything for your home bar. so in addition to a few bottles of wine and booze, i thought i’d contribute a set of etched glasses. just for fun.
i looked up how to toast in different languages and formatted the words in different fonts.
i traced each word onto the right side of contact paper using a fine tip permanent marker and adhered each word onto each glass. with an exacto knife, i slowly cut away each letter carefully.(see detailed instructions from my star wars cups here).
using a small brush, i covered the letters with etching cream and let it sit for 5-7 minutes. under cool water, the cream was washed away and the contact paper carefully pulled off. with a dry paper towel, i wiped the area really clean to remove any residue. it sort of buffs the area as well.
ta da! really, an easy peasy project and fun way to personalize glassware.
glassware, cleaned and dried (purchase a set of 4 drinking glasses at Ross for $3.99)
clear contact paper