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Shimmering Wood Turning Ornaments

By: Kirsten Jones

Let your holiday lights glisten off the shininess of these Shimmering Wood Turned Ornaments.

At a Glance:

Project #15364 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Acrylic Paint Logo
  • Sobo Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Portrait Light, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Lemonade, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Green Sea, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Minted Aqua, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Dragonfly Glaze™ - Red-Violet-Blue, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $4.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Dragonfly Glaze™ - Violet-Blue-Green, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $4.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Dragonfly Glaze™ - Blue-Green-Gold, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $4.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Folkart ® Brush Sets - Angle Brush Set, 5 pc.

Number Needed: 1 $5.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Delta Sobo ® Glue - 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

•    Assorted wood turnings such as beads, knobs, wheels, etc
•    Iridescent ribbon
•    Hot glue
 

Instructions

  1. Using Sobo Craft Glue, lay out each wood ornament shape as desired and glue unpainted pieces together. Let glue dry completely.
  2. Basecoat each ornament as shown in photo with regular FolkArt Acrylic Paint.  Let dry and apply a second coat.  Let dry.
  3. Top coat each ornament with Dragonfly Glaze to get the desired effects.  Basecoat 44382 over the Portrait Light and one Minted Aqua.  Let dry.  Apply a second coat if desired.
  4. Topcoat the Lemonade ornament with 44384, let dry.  Apply a second coat if desired.  Let dry.
  5. Topcoat the Green Sea and one Minted Aqua with 44383 and let dry.  Apply a second coat if desired.  Let dry
  6. Attach ribbon as shown to the top of each ornament with hot glue.

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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