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Budget Wedding Favors - Nautical Candle Holder

Create beach themed candles with scrapbook paper, sand and sand dollar Mod Melts.

At a Glance:

#6338 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Make It with Mod Podge Logo
supplies

Mod Podge ® Mod Melts - White Milk Glass

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Mod Melter

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $24.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Mod Molds - Sea Life

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $6.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Metallics - Pearl White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Satin, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

Small candle with lid, Anchor scrapbook paper, Paintbrush, Scissors, Sand, Ribbon

Instructions

  1. Clean and remove any labels from the candle.
  2. Trim the anchor paper to fit around the candle. Apply a coat of Mod Podge to the back of the paper. Position on the candle and smooth with your fingers to remove any air bubbles. Allow to dry. Top-coat of desired.
  3. Paint the lid with a thick layer of Mod Podge and dip into a bowl of sand. Allow to dry 2 hours.
  4. Heat a Mod Melt stick in the Mod Melter. Fill the sand dollar mold with the heated Mod Melt. Wait 7 min. for cooling. Once cooled, pop out and paint with a coat or two of Pearl White.
  5. Glue the sand dollar to the top of the lid with Mod Melts and toe a ribbon around the jar.
  • PROJECT TIP: This same technique would work on any jar wedding favor or message bottle. 

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Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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