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Outdoor Summer Lantern

Use glass paints and painters tape to makeover a candle holder.

At a Glance:

#4983 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Enamels Logo
  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo
supplies

F/A PAINTING TOOL - SPONGER SET 3 PC

Number Needed: 1 $12.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Enamels™ - Pure Orange, 2 oz. - 4008

Number Needed: 1 $2.69
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Enamels™ - Forest Moss, 2 oz. - 4121

Number Needed: 1 $2.69
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Enamels™ - Metallic Silver Sterling, 2 oz. - 4034

Number Needed: 1 $2.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Enamels™ - Parisian Pink, 2 oz. - 4132

Number Needed: 1 $2.69
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Outdoor, 16 oz. - CS15062

Number Needed: 1 $10.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

Rubbing alcohol, Candle lantern, Low-tack painters tape, Scrapbook paper circles (4), Foam paintbrush

Instructions

  1. Wash the outside of the lantern with hot water and soap. Once dry, wipe the dispenser with rubbing alcohol.
  2. Apply strips of painters tape around the glass sides of a lantern to form a box shape. Do this on each side of the lantern.
  3. Dip the Spouncer into one color of paint, tap off the excess paint and dap the Spouncer onto the lantern in one of the masked off sections. Repeat this with each color in a different section. Allow to dry.
  4. Heat set the paint by following the instructions on the bottle of FolkArt Enamels.
  5. Apply paper circles to the centers of the painted stripes by applying Mod Podge to the back of each circle, position onto the lantern, smooth with your fingers and top-coat with more Outdoor Mod Podge.
Tip: Create a stained glass look by masking off patterns, paint the patterns and then outline with black paint. 

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.