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Distressed Candleholder DIY

By: Sherrie Ragsdale

Give your basic candlesticks a makeover by adding a weathered and distressed look - perfect for your farmhouse, fall decor! Use FolkArt Home Decor Chalk for the perfect smooth finish to your harvest interior design.

At a Glance:

Project #15593 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Home Decor Chalk Logo
  • Multi-Surface Paint Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk 9 Color Set - PROMOFAHDC

Number Needed: 1 $21.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Licorice, 2 oz. - 2934

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Brushes - Deluxe Small Chalk Brush - 34746

Number Needed: 1 $7.49
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.
instructions

Other Supplies

  • Candle holder
  • Small 1" x 1" block of scrap wood
  • Paper plate

Instructions

  1. Paint the candle holder with Spanish Moss.  Allow to dry.
  2. Squeeze some of the Licorice onto a plate. 
  3. Dip the block into the paint and then remove some of the excess.
  4. Light glide over the candle holder.

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Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

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.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.