Witch Hat Pattern
Continue your Halloween fusing projects with this witch hat pattern. Accessorize your Halloween outfit with an easy crafts like a black witch hat. These are so very easy to cut and design.
All images of a witch include the black pointy hat. Everyone recognizes this hat as belonging to a witch. They know it is a witch’s hat and definitely not any other type of hat. Many modern witches don’t adorn a hat these days, and would be embarrassed to be seen in public wearing the pointy recognized cap. The Halloween witch hat is usually only worn is association with a costume these days.
So, how do we make a witch hat? This is really one of the simplest patterns to cut out and make. It only takes black glass, some paint if desired, and of course your imagination if you want to decorate it more.
MaterialsBlack hat glassPatternBeeswax or Chap StickGlass sawGlass Cleaner choiceLint free towelKilnPrepared kiln shelfProtective glassesTwo part EpoxyPin Back
1. Trace and using scissors cut the shape.
2. Rest the members on the right color glass and trace near the guide with a permanent pen. Generously envelop the markings with beeswax or Chap Stick.
3. A glass saw is considered necessary to cut the outline. Make a point of cutting near the line to preserve the form and all the meticulous details.
4. Wash with dish soap and rinse in plain water or employ glass cleaner to take away all design and scum. Dry the objects.
5. Pose the pieces on a primed kiln shelf and arrange the shelf within the unit. At all times grasp the glass by the perimeter to prevent fingerprints.
6. Close up the lid or access. Switch on the oven.
7. Monitor the project at close to 1325 degrees Fahrenheit. Whenever peeping at your pieces have on glasses with IR and UV protection.
8. As soon as the piece has your sought look, shut down and disconnect the oven. If the unit is made with dense fire bricks, you can permit it to cool down by it’s self. On the other hand if it is created with ceramic fiber, the oven must be kept on and observed so that it does not cool down more than approximately 300 degrees Fahrenheit per hour.
9. As soon as the temperature goes down under 100 degrees Fahrenheit, the oven may be opened.
10. When the project has cooled down to room temperature, you can add a brooch back. Adhere the brooch back with a two part epoxy.
Once cooled to room temperature, these hats can be decorated using
Pebeo Vitrea 160 paints
to add any accents you might desire. Be sure to set the paint according to the directions.
Witch Hat Pattern
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