How to Smalts a Sign

Step #1

Mix Smith's Cream and Lettering Enamel 50/50 and apply 1/8" thick to intended smalted area.

Step #2


Generously sprinkle smalts over painted areas.

Step #3

Let areas dry for 18-24 hours.

Step #4


Place a tarp under sign and turn sign over.  Tap sign to collect loose smalts for future use.


cnc routing tips

When routing the background intended for smalting, add a 1/8" border to all lettering and graphics.

*This step will ease application of the enamel/cream mixture and raised letters & graphics.