Glass Etching



  •  New(er) glass platter, vase, etc.
  • Armour Etch Cream
  • Contact vinyl
  • Foam brush
  • Craft knife
  • Glue stick / masking tape
  • Stencil / pattern



  1.  Clean glass surface with mild soap and water and dry thoroughly.
  2. Apply contact vinyl to entire surface of glass.
  3. Using glue stick or masking tape, attach stencil or pattern to the vinyl and use craft knife to cut out your pattern through the vinyl.
  4. Remove pattern/stencil and remove the vinyl where the pattern is, making sure edges are clean and secured to the glass.
  5. Cover glass area with etching cream and spread using foam brush, brushing back and forth a few times, making sure it makes contact with the glass.
  6. Let sit for 10 minutes and then remove vinyl and cream using water.
  7. Wash with soap and water and dry.
  8. ENJOY!!
 Posted by at 12:17 pm