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Step 5: Filling Diorama With Water and Oil

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Now that your box is waterproof (is it really?) :

  • Mix your water with the blue water colorant.
  • Fill around 1/3 of the box with coloured water using the syringe.
  • Fill the box to the very top with oil
  • Wait for any air bubbles to disappear.
  • When all bubbles are gone, make sure that the box is perfectly filled
  • Clean the outer box with liquid dish cleaner
  • Seal the two holes with transparent silicon