Most of these supplies can be purchased at you local craft,
and stamp stores.
Kitchen Sponge, cut into small pieces
Tranx-Maxx, Transfer Medium
Acrylic Metallic Paint
Tissue Decoupage Papers -Alice in Wonderland Series
Clean you plate with soap and water, dry
Cut your images. Working one image at a
time. Apply 2 to 3 coats of Tranx Maxx to front of image,
let dry between coats. This seals the image and makes it
ready for transferring.
Dip your paper image in water and blot dry,
this makes it more bendable around corners and uneven surfaces,
it also helps lessen wrinkles and bubbles you get when
applying any adhesive to paper. Apply one
Tranx Maxx to front of image and glass plate.
Immediately, while surface and image is still wet
with Tranx Maxx, put image
side up on to your glass plate. Press gently with your
fingers removing any wrinkles or bubbles, or burnish with a
old credit card. Clean excess
from around image with a damp sponge. Let dry.
Most surfaces dry within 1 hour.
Wet, do not soak, back of image with water.
for 10 minutes. When you can see the image through the
paper, it is ready to remove. If working with Polymer
Clay, you can apply image to baked or unbaked clay.
paper from the back of image. Let Dry. To make
image more durable paint with one or more coats of Tranx
Max, this will seal the image.
You can leave your plate as it is, it will
have a translucent quality and will show any color you put
up against it. I like finishing my plates with a
metallic background. Paint with your favorite metallic
paint, I used a metallic paint mixed with a little Tranx
Maxx to help the paint adhere to the glass. You can
also use an enamel craft paint or mica powders/paints mixed
with a glass medium.
Tranx Max fully cures in three days.