Lithophane materials

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Lithophane materials

Postby dhellew2 » Tue May 22, 2018 5:35 am

A call from Virginia requesting lithophane material source to make a lithophanes for a fallen Veteran
Hope this will be of use to others too

Ebay has quite a few available. Search Corian pieces or Corian pieces for lithophanes yielded the following:
Candlestone (results in grayscale) [cut rough side]
LG Hi-macs
Avonite
Corian

Use only translucent colors

I've used these colors, tan, beige, Champaign, yellow, pink, green, orange, light blue, brown with a few metal flakes, marble, candlestone, artic white, peach, off white, etc.

Here is an instruction pdf [from an older version of Aspire but most still applies]
LITHOPHANE instructions.zip
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A variety of colors
lithophane window.jpg


Candlestone
hellewell lithophane.jpg


Hope this helps, Dale
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Re: Lithophane materials

Postby Savannahdan » Tue May 22, 2018 1:32 pm

Excellent. Thank you. I've been meaning to try doing one of these.
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Re: Lithophane materials

Postby Creation in Wood » Wed May 30, 2018 2:28 pm

Thank you Dale
Thank You
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Re: Lithophane materials

Postby JoeinWestMich » Sat Jun 02, 2018 2:55 am

Thank you for posting this.
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