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Sunshine is your Stained Glass Source! MICA POWDERS
Mica is a bright, metallic powder that can be used to create details and highlights in your warm and hot glass work. Known also as Pixie Dust.

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06/12/16


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You can paint with Mica Powder. Mix a bit of Mica Powder with Klyr Fire medium and brush on.

For bead makers, sprinkle Mica Powder on a graphite marver and roll your hot and soft bead through the powder. Your bead must be hot and soft. Since the mica doesn't melt like glass frit, the bead must be soft to adsorb the powder.

Patty Gray's bowl at left utilizes different shades of mica powder brushed into the recesses of System 96 black chord opal. The close-up photo below shows the effect achieved. Patty has also added bits of frit and stringer to break up the linear effect of the chord texture.

A clear cover is added and the project is taken to full fuse. Mica powder can be used with all COE's from 90 to 104,
 

METALLIC MICA POWDERS

Mica Powders are sold in 1 oz (28 gram) packets.
A one ounce packet will do a dozen or more bowls as shown above.
When used in a thin layer,1 oz will cover approximately 10 sq ft.

INCA GOLD MICA POWDER

Order # FUS-MICA-IG
$4.99 ea

SPARKLE GOLD MICA POWDER

Order # FUS-MICA-SG
$4.99 ea

SUPER SPARKLE MICA POWDER

Order # FUS-MICA-SS
$4.99 ea

MAGNA PEARL SILVER MICA POWDER

Order # FUS-MICA-BS
$4.99 ea

SUPER BRONZE MICA POWDER

Order # FUS-MICA-SB
$5.69 ea

SUPER COPPER MICA POWDER

Order # FUS-MICA-SC
$5.69 ea

MICA POWDER ASSORTMENT

MICA POWDER ASSORTMENT

We include a 1 oz packet of all of the six Mica Powders and save you some $$$ in the process

Order # FUS-MICA-AA
Worth over $31 for just $27.99


KLYR FIRE

KLYR-FIRE® from Thompson Enamel is a multi-purpose water-soluble mixing medium which cleans up easily, burns off with no residue and doesn't emit the fumes associated with other binding agents (such as squeegee oil). Mix a small amount of Klyr-Fire with any of the Mica Powders above to make a sparkly paint. 16 oz bottle will do many, many projects

Order #73740
$16.99

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