Can you use Mod Podge on sand dollars?
Correspondingly, how do you preserve a sand dollar?
To clean and preserve sand dollars, soak them in fresh water until they no longer discolor the water, then allow them to air dry on a towel. While the sand dollars dry, prepare a solution of half water and half bleach.
Secondly, what kind of paint do you use on sand dollars? Instead, paint the sand dollars with several coats of white acrylic paint. The gold leaf or gold paint will adhere to this finish much better than it will to the glue surface.
Besides, how do you harden a sand dollar?
Prepare a mixture of white school glue and water to coat the sand dollars. Make the mixture with 1 part white glue to 1 part water. Mix the glue and water together in a dish until it is thoroughly blended. Cover the sand dollars with the glue and water mixture using a brush.
How do you drill a hole in a sand dollar?
- Clean and harden your sand dollars before making them into jewelry.
- Decide what type of earrings you wish to make: wire or post.
- Use a 1/16-inch drill bit to drill a small hole in the top of two small sand dollars.
- Place jump rings into the drilled holes.