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Red & Gold Resin Ornaments

By: Sherrie Ragsdale

Spruce up your spruce with these glittery red and gold ornaments - perfect for any Christmas tree! Make your holiday special by crafting hand painted ornaments like these with your family.

At a Glance:

Project #16304 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Acrylic Paint Logo
  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo
supplies

Plaid Supplies

Mod Podge ® Gloss, 4 oz. - CS11205

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Cottage White, 2 oz. - 6446

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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.

Mod Podge ® Resin - 16 oz. - 25264

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

Other Supplies

  • Paper Mache Ball
  • Gold glitter
  • Red glitter
  • Respirator
  • Gloves
  • Extra cups
  • Craft sticks
  • Painter’s tape
  • Torch
  • Silicone Mat
  • Ornament hook to hang while drying

instructions

  1. Apply Mod Podge to one side of ball and sprinkle gold glitter onto ornament. 
  2. Apply Mod Podge to the other side of ornament and sprinkle with red glitter.
  3. Mix Resin according to video. https://youtu.be/m21RbxN-69A
  4. Pour resin on to the ornament and hang. Allow all excess resin to run off onto the silicone mat.
  5. Run the torch across the ornament to remove any bubbles.
  6. Repeat steps for the gold glitter ornament.
  7. After the resin is dry (about 24 hours) paint Merry Christmas in Cottage White.
 
 

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resources

Related Resources

FolkArt FAQs

FolkArt FAQs

Frequently asked questions about FolkArt Paint.

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FolkArt Metallic Acrylic Paint Color Chart

FolkArt Metallic Acrylic Paint Color Chart

Download the latest color chart for FolkArt Metallic Acrylic Paint.

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FolkArt Neon Matte Acrylic Craft Paint Color Chart

FolkArt Neon Matte Acrylic Craft Paint Color Chart

See the complete assortment of FolkArt Neon Matte Acrylic Craft Paint by downloading the color chart

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FolkArt Premium Acrylic Paint Color Chart

FolkArt Premium Acrylic Paint Color Chart

View the complete color assortment for FolkArt Premium Acrylic Paint by downloading the latest

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