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Liberty Stars Alumilite Glitter Pen Blank - 4th of July 2021 Limited Edition
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Liberty Stars Alumilite Glitter Pen Blank - 4th of July 2021 Limited Edition
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Price is per blank. The blanks shown are representative of the blank you will receive, but are not necessarily the exact blank you will receive.

Blanks measure 3/4"+ x 5"+.

Bear Tooth Woods is bringing you a limited-edition 4th of July 2021 blank that will only be available June 9th - July 9th, 2021. Any blanks on the shelf after July 9th will still be available for sale, but no additional blanks will be made after that time. Some of the glitter used in the blanks are extremely limited, but we believe we have procured enough for the entire run (fingers crossed).

What can be more exciting than celebrating the birth of our amazing nation with three fantastic red, white, and blue blanks for us blank enthusiasts? Tori had fun finding just the right glitter to bring these blanks to you for a glittertastic 4th of July Limited Edition run of these blanks.

Celebrating the 4th of July wouldn't seem right without some stars to represent our flag. There are 3 different glitter stars (silver, red, and blue) in the mix that make up the Liberty Stars blank and a patriotic mini-dot glitter to help the stars stand out. For the first time, one of the glitters bled and dyed the resin red. This happy accident actually made the blank even better by giving it that "old Americana" feel. Sometimes things happen for a reason - we just know you will like the result!

The glitter has been cast in a clear alumilite base. The blanks may look solid in the photos; but they are very clear and when turned to the thinner dimensions of a finished pen, you will definitely notice. Because of this, we recommend painting the interior of the blank after drilling. You can paint the inside of the blank any color you want. The color you choose will really impact the final appearance though.

Our Glitter Alumilite blanks have that butter-smooth turn that you've come to expect from Alumilite, however the glitter does tend to make a mess. Expect to find glitter for a while after you turn. When finishing the Glitter blank, we've found that using a CA finish has given us the smoothest finish. If you donít use a CA Finish (we use a few coats of Ultra Thin), you might be able to feel the slightest texture of the glitter on the surface of your turned blank.

Small voids in any Glitter blanks are to be expected. We put a lot of glitter in these blanks and some air bubbles and small tear-outs will occur when turning. We recommend using medium viscosity CA glue to fill these voids while the lathe is turned off. Be absolutely sure the CA glue has FULLY cured before you turn the lathe back on. Please go slow and use sharp tools. Light, easy cuts are recommended.

These Glitter Alumilite blanks are made in-house here at Bear Tooth Woods. We are starting small and would love any comments, compliments, tips, suggestions, complaints, etc.

Close-up of these sparkly blanks
Close-up of these sparkly blanks
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Picture showing all 3 sides of a Bolt Action Rifle Tube.  The inside of the blank was painted Silver.  The blank was finished with a few coats of Ultra Thin CA and sanded through 12000 grit.
Picture showing all 3 sides of a Bolt Action Rifle Tube. The inside of the blank was painted Silver. The blank was finished with a few coats of Ultra Thin CA and sanded through 12000 grit.
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Close-up of the Diamond Painting Pen turned by Tori. The pen was finished with a few coats of Ultra Thin CA and sanded through 12000 grit.
Close-up of the Diamond Painting Pen turned by Tori. The pen was finished with a few coats of Ultra Thin CA and sanded through 12000 grit.
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An example Liberty Stars blank with the finished Diamond Painting Pen showing itself off on top.
An example Liberty Stars blank with the finished Diamond Painting Pen showing itself off on top.
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