How to create the patina effect using Distressed Paints and Distressed Inks. Going to also try this technique with other paints and inks by swiping the paper onto an inked/painted non-stick craft sheet.
to age gold hardware- how to patina gold or copper: 3 parts apple vinegar, 1 part sea salt in spray bottle. continue to spray and dry fixture until you have desired look, then spray with polyurethane to seal.
Homemade Formula for Aging Metal – 1 cup of hydrogen peroxide, 1 cup of white vinegar and two tablespoons of salt. Put it in a spray bottle. This can be used on anything you want to create an aged patina…copper, brass, galvanized or steel.