Email Signup

Subscribe to the Plaid Crafts Newsletter for craft project ideas, product news, our live events, and more!

Spooktacular Fall Crafts Sale! Save 25%

Stock up and save for all your fall crafts and projects during our Spooktacular Fall Crafts sale! Save 25% on orders over $60 and get free U.S. ground shipping. This promotion cannot be combined with other promos. See shipping details.

Use Code

Sale Ends 9/23/23

Sparkling Pinecone Decor DIY

Add some sparkle to your decorative pinecones with FolkArt Glitterific! This project is perfect for adding a touch of shine to your tablescape this holiday season. Fun project for the whole family!

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Color Shift Logo
  • FolkArt Glitterific Paint Logo

At a Glance:

Project #15655 Skill Level: Beginner

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Glitterific™ Acrylic Paint - Clear Hologram, 2 oz. - 5874

Number Needed: 1 $5.79
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Color Shift™ Acrylic Paint - Aqua Flash, 2 oz. - 5130

Number Needed: 1 $5.79
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.


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

Other Supplies

  • Assorted found pinecones
  • Assorted Christmas greenery
  • Wood bowl


  1. Paint outside of wood bowl with Color Shift.  Paint several coats letting it dry between coats.
  2. Using medium brush paint pinecones with Glitterific. Paint desired amount of coats, letting paint dry between coats.
  3. Arrange in bowl and add greenery as desired.


Related Videos

Learn about FolkArt Color Shift

This innovative paint shifts colors in changing light, creating a luster with brilliant hues.

Watch this Video

This innovative paint shifts colors in changing light, creating a luster with brilliant hues.

Related Resources

FolkArt Color Shift FAQ

FolkArt Color Shift FAQ

Learn more about FolkArt Color Shift Acrylic Paint by reading the FAQ.

View PDF

Related FAQs

No, direct mixing of FolkArt Color Shift Acrylic Paint with other paint products will compromise the color, finish and ability to shift colors. However, a sheen story could be created by layering a matte paint directly over a section of FolkArt Color Shift OR basecoat paint a matte finish then add a large color blocked section over the matte basecoat, perhaps even layer a large stencil design.
Yes, FolkArt Color Shift Acrylic Paint can be used in basic decorating painting techniques, however, it works best when painted on larger sized areas rather than incorporating it on smaller detailed brushstrokes.
No, although FolkArt Color Shift Acrylic Paint is water-based, the use of water to thin the paint is not recommended as it will reduce the adhesion properties of the 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.