Mother's Day Butterfly Breakfast Set
Make this wonderful Breakfast Set for Mom this Mother's Day. She will cherish it for years to come.
Courtesy of Martha Stewart Crafts™
- Martha Stewart Crafts™ Metallic Opaque Paint – Yellow Jacket, Mace and Wedding Cake
- Martha Stewart Crafts™ Squeegee Set or Glass Paint Stenciling Tools
- Martha Stewart Crafts™ Adhesive Silkscreen – Butterflies
- Ceramic Coffee Mugs
- Glass Tumblers
- Ceramic Tray
Wash mugs, glasses and tray with warm, soapy water; rinse, dry. Wipe with rubbing alcohol; let dry.
Cut apart silkscreen designs. Apply desired design to project surface, then apply paint using either the pouncer from the tool kit or a squeegee.
Pouncer: Squeeze small amount of paint onto foam plate. Dab pouncer in paint; dab a few times on plate to remove excess. Dab directly onto silkscreen until image openings have been painted. Remove and clean silkscreen.
Squeegee: Squeeze small amount of paint directly onto silkscreen. Holding squeegee at a 45° angle with light pressure, pull paint across opening of the silkscreen. Remove and clean silkscreen.
NOTE: To achieve an ombre effect (graduated color), apply the lighter color first, then the darker and blend in the center.
Before using, glass projects must cure to ensure durability. Either air cure for 21 days, or bake to cure as follows: Place painted project in cool oven; set oven to 350°F and bake for 30 minutes. Turn off oven, allowing glass to cool completely in oven. Wait 72 hours before using.