etching tutorial and recipe to make own etching solution - Go to your local hardware store and pick up some Muratic Acid. You’ll find it in the pool care section for under five bucks. Pick up a bottle of hydrogen peroxide from your local drug store and you’re ready to mix!
How to Etch Copper: This technique is a bit different than other etching tutorials. It includes a few creative resist ideas for adding your own hand drawn designs to copper.taking you beyond rubber stamps & Stazon for etching your metal.
Metal Etching Tutorial and recipe to make your own solution. The recipe is two parts h202 to one part Muratic Acid. (Do it outside or in a well ventilated area. This etchant will release some fumes that you don’t want to breathe in.) Add the hydrogen peroxide to your container first, then slowly pour in the muratic acid. Do not pour it in too fast or it might bubble and spit – not a good thing when working with acids. This is one of the reasons that I recommend safety goggles.
DIY Bijoux – Liver of Sulfur Tools and Set up – also discussion of other patinas. Detailed p…