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Make Tauriels Fighting Knives Part 3


This is part three of the tutorial and in this part we finish making the fighting knives.

Part 1 of this tutorial is here



do the finish detail work

Now lets do the finish detail work. use some tan or light brown paint and paint a bevel along the back edge of the knives. These go from the point to the area where the leaf pattern starts.

a gold paint pen

Now use either gold paint or a gold paint pen to paint all the hot glue ornamentation you added to the knives.


paint by doing any detail work

Now finish off the paint by doing any detail work and touch up work that you would like.


finish it all off with a spray sealant

Now finish it all off with a spray sealant. I am using a mod podge high gloss sealant. This step is optional.


Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer, Glue and Finish (16-Ounce), CS11302 Matte Finish

Mod Podge dries clear in approximately 15-20 minutes and can be sanded to a smooth finish. Apply with brush or sponge applicator. Close container after each use. Clean up with water while wet. Once dry, Mod Podge cannot be removed. Use as a puzzle saver, a sealer glue, a quick finish, a textured finish,or a build-up finish." Non-toxic.


Hidden Blade

Make an Assassin's Creed Hidden Blade that works!

This is a fun project that just uses cardboard or foam board with a rubber band. It really works quite nicely. Make an Assassin's Creed Hidden Blade


Spartan Sword

Make a Spartan 300 Warrior Sword out of cardboard This is a tutorial with video that shows you how to make a nice looking Spartan sword out of cardboard. It is very strong and easy to make. Should take you less than 2 hours depending on the glue drying time. How to Make a Spartan Sword

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