Abalone and Mother of Pearl

Abalone and Mother of Pearl

Beautiful Abalone & Mother of Pearl sheets of Thin Veneer shell. Used in Reverse Glass Signs and Antique Restoration. Make Eye Catching "Centers" of Letters or decorative design elements.

Green Abalone              Green Ripple           Paua Ablalone       Paua Abalone Heart   Red Abalone Heart  Pink Abalone Heart
Green Abalone   Green Ripple   Paua Ablalone   Paua Abalone Heart   Red Abalone Heart   Pink Abalone Heart

Pale Red Abalone           Mother of Pearl          Korean Awabi           Mosaic M.O.P.         Donkey Ear Abalone     Agoya Pale Gold 
Pale Red Abalone   Mother of Pearl   Korean Awabi   Mosaic M.O.P.   Donkey Ear Abalone   Agoya Pale Gold

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Cut By Hand: These Laminates may be used whole or cut and trimmed by hand. *When cutting by hand, transfer design or pattern, then use an Xacto knife or a very sharp blade and make 2-3 light cutting passes over your design.

Sandblasting: These Laminates may be Sand blast cut for best results and the Finest detail. *When Sandblasting, spray or brush coat 1-2 layers of shellac on both sides of the shell, this will prime the surface of the shell allowing you to Mask the shell surface, apply vinyl or duct tape to the back side, then double back tape the shell to a block of wood or metal that will hold the shell down while sand blasting. Transfer design or pattern, then trim or remove excess masked and blast with 100 grit Aluminum Oxide. After Blasting Submerse block of wood with the finish blasted shell into a bath of Acetone to soak overnight. The next day the mask and tapes should separate easily.

As always, make a sample, Practice makes perfect. Avoid testing techniques on a customers project.

*Wear Safety Equipment and appropriate Nosh respiratory Mask. Avoid breathing Shell Dust.

How To: Inlay Abalone & Mother of Pearl Shell

 

 

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Shell and Jewel Glass Inlay Glue

Shell and Jewel Glass Inlay GlueShell and Jewel Glass Inlay Glue by Gilders Specialty Products h..

$37.60

Agoya Mother of Pearl Inlay Sheet

Agoya Mother of Pearl shellAgoya Mother of Pearl Inlay Shell is similar to pale gold M.O.P., mot..

$52.50

Donkey Ear Abalone Inlay Sheet

Donkey Ear Abalone Inlay SheetDonkey Ear Abalone Inlay Sheet is composed of small fan-shape piec..

$35.00

Green Abalone Heart Inlay Sheet

Green Abalone Heart Inlay SheetGreen Abalone Heart Inlay Sheet used for inlay and Reverse Glass ..

$37.60

Green Abalone Inlay Sheet

Green Abalone Inlay SheetGreen Abalone Inlay Sheet used for Inlay and Reverse Glass Signs has Pa..

$35.00

Green Abalone Ripple Inlay Sheet

Green Abalone Ripple Inlay SheetGreen Abalone Ripple Inlay Sheet is totally pale, no black lines..

$35.00

Korean Awabi Ribbon Abalone Inlay Sheet

Korean Awabi Ribbon Abalone SheetKorean Awabi Ribbon Abalone Sheet is "Pale" with no black lines..

$40.00

Paua Abalone Crushed (Brocade) Flakes for Inlay

Paua Abalone Crushed (Brocade) Flakes for InlayPaua Abalone Crushed (Brocade) Flakes for Inlay u..

$12.00

Paua Abalone Heart Inlay Sheet

Paua Abalone Heart Inlay SheetPaua Abalone Heart Inlay Sheet is from center of Shell, unique fig..

$52.48

Paua Abalone Inlay Sheet

Paua Abalone Inlay SheetPaua Abalone Inlay Sheet is used for Inlay and Reverse Glass Gilding and..

$37.60

Pink Abalone Heart Inlay Sheet

Pink Abalone Heart Inlay SheetPink Abalone Heart Inlay Sheet, used in Inlay and Reverse Glass Si..

$35.00

White Mother of Pearl Inlay Sheet

White Mother of Pearl Inlay SheetWhite Mother of Pearl Inlay Sheet is made from center of Shell ..

$35.00

White Mother of Pearl Mosaic Inlay Sheet

White Mother of Pearl Mosaic Inlay SheetWhite Mother of Pearl Mosaic Inlay Sheet is mainly for A..

$35.00