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Faux Bois Pillar Candles and Plate with Handmade Charlotte™ Stencils

Tree bark candles and rustic burlap create a warm and rustic centerpiece.

At a Glance:

#5062 Skill Level: Advanced Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Stencils Logo
  • Multi-Surface Paint Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Coffee Latte, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.99
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FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Burnt Umber, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.99
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FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Thicket, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.99
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FolkArt ® Painting Tools - Sponger™ Set 3 pc.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $11.99
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Mod Podge ® Gloss, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.29
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instructions

Other Supplies

  • FolkArt ® Handmade Charlotte™ Stencils - Woodland, #4370
  • Candles,
  • 12” candle plate,
  • Burlap,
  • Scissors,
  • Jute,
  • Foam brush,
  • Stencil brushes ¼” – ½”
  • Rubbing alcohol
  • Paper towels
  • Brush basin
  • Foam plates
  • Tape

Instructions

  1. Wash candle plate with warm soap and water. Wipe with rubbing alcohol to remove any residue.
  2. Turn plate over on a raised surface like a roll of tape or small bottle. Place burlap over back and start applying Mod Podge® heavily until entire back of plate is covered. Let dry overnight.
  3. Trim excess burlap from edge of plate and turn face up.
  4. Remove scrap from stencil elements. Apply leaves to front of plate with Thicket. When dry, apply stems with Burnt Umber. Use daubers to apply enamels paint.
  5. Wrap tree bark design around candles. Tape to secure if needed. Apply Coffee Latte.
  6. When dry, wrap jute around candles and knot. Trim excess tails.

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.

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