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Holly Berry Tumbler

By: Teneisha Jones

Dress up a basic tumbler with beautiful holly berries to make the perfect handmade holiday gift! Protect and add shine with Mod Podge Resin.

At a Glance:

Project #16305 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Home Decor Chalk Logo
  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo
supplies

Plaid Supplies

Mod Podge ® Resin - 16 oz. - 25264

Number Needed: 1 $27.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Antique Green, 2 oz. - 36210

Number Needed: 1 $2.59
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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Imperial, 2 oz. - 6438

Number Needed: 1 $2.59
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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Rich Black, 2 oz. - 6443

Number Needed: 1 $2.59
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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - White Adirondack, 2 oz. - 5936

Number Needed: 1 $2.59
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
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Other Supplies

  • Tumbler
  • Holly Berry Leaf Print Out
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Dot Painting Tool
  • Spinner
  • Respirator
  • Cups
  • Craft Sticks
  • Silicone mat to protect the surface
  • Small torch

instructions

  1. Cut out a holly berry leaf to use as a template. 
  2. Tape off the inside of the tumbler around the rim.
  3. Using a flat brush, paint your entire tumbler with Adirondak White.
  4. Using your template, trace the leaf three times per bunch onto the tumbler using a pencil. Repeat around the entire tumbler.
  5. Fill in the leaves with Antique Green with smaller brush.
  6. Using a dot painting tool or small brush create clumps of  3 berries, in the middle of your three leaves in Imperial.
  7. Mix lighter and darker shades of Imperial to add shadows and highlights to the berries with a small brush.
  8. Once dry, place tumbler on to the spinner and mix Resin according the package instructions.
  9. While tumbler is spinning pour the resin onto the tumbler and smooth with the craft stick.
  10. Get all the air bubbles out with the torch. Allow tumbler to spin for 24 hours. 
  11. Once dry remove from spinner and the remove the tape from inside rim.
For more information on Mod Podge Resin, check out our video on how to start with resin.  https://youtu.be/m21RbxN-69A

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