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Making Painted Eyeglass Lens Pins

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This is a fun jewelry project that starts with an old pair of eyeglasses. This is a guide about making painted eyeglass lens pins.
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July 23, 2009

Here's a great way to recycle old eyeglass lenses.

Approximate Time: Less than 1 hour

Supplies:

Instructions:

  1. Draw around eyeglass lens onto watercolor paper.

  2. Draw a desired picture onto the shape and paint with watercolors.

  3. Allow to dry. Cut out picture, apply a thin bead of glue around edge of lens, and glue picture to back of eyeglass lens.

  4. Glue on pin back.

By Rachel's Mom from Wilkesboro, NC

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July 26, 20090 found this helpful

This is simply amazing and what a conversation starter! Plus it's pretty as a picture, too! And I thought I'd seen everything (in the way of crafts). I was wrong! This is something brand new & different!

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Love it! Thank you!

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July 30, 20090 found this helpful

I am with Cyinda. I thought I had seen every possible craft idea. This is so ingenious!! Thanks for sharing with us.

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