Free Mosaic Arrow Project Guide

  • Free step-by-step instructions
  • A fun weekend project
  • Finished project makes a great gift

  • Weldbond Adhesive
  • Wood surface
  • Latex or nylon gloves
  • Powdered (sanded) grout
  • Small container
  • Sponge
  • Basic glass tools
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Step 2
1. Mix 4 parts water to 1 part Weldbond into a small container.
2. Apply an even, liberal coat of the mixture to your project area surface with a brush. This coating is to seal the porous surface from moisture ensuring optimal adhesion.
Step 3
Step 4
3. Select the glass you wish to use. This is a great opportunity to use up any scrap you have leftover from past projects.
4. Cut your glass into interesting shapes.
Step 5
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5. Layout the design onto the project area. Play with spacing and fit until you're satisfied.
Delphi Tip: Take a picture of your pattern so that it's easier to put back into place.
6. Use undilluted Weldbond to adhere pieces in place.
Step 7
Step 8
7. Mix the grout and water in a small container. The mixture should be the consistancy of cake or brownie batter. Work the grout into the gaps between glass pieces.
8. Carefully wipe away the excess grout with a damp sponge.