General AdviceConsumer Advice

Preserving a Sharpie Autograph on Metal

A celebrity autographed my metal cane with a Sharpie pen. How can this be preserved?

By Judy K from Canon City, CO


Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

July 28, 20100 found this helpful

Preserve the autograph with a can of spray clear sealant. It's sold with spray paint only it's clear. Take the cane outside and give it a couple of coats of spray sealant letting each coat dry before applying the next.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
July 29, 20100 found this helpful

Thank You, Katie-Lou! I will try that! I think I'll test it on my old cane, first. Someone mentioned Rustoleum brand Clear Enamel, indoor/outdoor. I wasn't sure. Thanks!

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
August 2, 20100 found this helpful

Now, Judy, the burning question is: Who was it that signed your cane? If sealant does not work, but most likely it will, call a autograph specialty store and ask them.


I have several autographs, the only in person one I got though, was Billy Zane, and what a gentleman he was. My most valuable, was a letter written to me by Katherine Hepburn.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
Consumer Advice General AdviceJuly 25, 2010
Father's Day Ideas!
Mother's Day Ideas!
Pest Control
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Published by ThriftyFun.

Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2019 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Generated 2019/05/03 09:24:37 in 683 msecs. ⛅️️ ⚡️
Loading Something Awesome!