DIY Etched Glass Beer Mugs: This Year, Give Dad Something He Will Actually Use for Father’s Day

If Dad’s got more photo mugs than he has desk space, it’s time to move on to a new Father’s Day gift. Make something you can use together now that you’re a grownup: etched glass beer mugs. Use stencils of his favorite hobbies and some glass etching cream to create these personalized Father’s Day gifts. Gift them with a six-pack of the craft brew of your choice and you’ve got the best Father’s Day ever. Cheers!

Personalized Beer Mugs

Etched Glass Beer Mugs

You will need

  • smooth-sided beer mugs

  • glass etching cream
  • adhesive stencil film
  • x-acto or other craft knife

  • brush

  • rubber gloves

Method

  • Pick images for stencils and print out using printer or draw your own.
  • Trace images on paper backing of adhesive film. Cut out sections to be etched to make a stencil. Adhere adhesive film to glass.
  • Apply the etching cream according to the instructions on bottle, making sure to use gloves for proper protection.
  • After washing off etching cream, peel off adhesive stencil. Enjoy!
DIY Etched Glass Beer Mugs for Dad
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