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Strie with Glass Beads.

Following is the recipe:

Step 1: Trowel two coats of Portofino Brazil nut mixed with one quart of Bella Fresco
over primed surface.  Primer preferred is IL Primer.

Step 2: Allow both layers to dry.

Step 3: Apply Modello and chip brush Goldens Artist Colors Glass Beads thru the
Modello.  You can tint the Glass Beads we used both a Teal Green and a
Chocolate.  As soon as the Glass Beads are placed remove the Modello.

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