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Vinegar etched eggs

Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by CalicoFarm, Nov 18, 2009.

  1. CalicoFarm

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    Has anyone ever done this?
     

  2. sparkles2307

    sparkles2307 Terd of Hurtles

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  3. domino7

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    More info needed. Don't be such a tease. lol
     
  4. CalicoFarm

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    Quote:Lol. I was looking on Ebay for blown eggs and came across vinegar etched eggs. Apparently, you draw your design on the egg in wax (beeswax I'm guessing) then the egg is submersed in white vinegar until the desired amount of color comes off of the un waxed part. Looks like it would be fun to try.
     
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  6. Mary Of Exeter

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    Quote:Lol. I was looking on Ebay for blown eggs and came across vinegar etched eggs. Apparently, you draw your design on the egg in wax (beeswax I'm guessing) then the egg is submersed in white vinegar until the desired amount of color comes off of the un waxed part. Looks like it would be fun to try.

    Sounds like that would look really neat on the Marans eggs or Emu eggs! [​IMG]
     
  7. jojo54

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