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Festive and Colorful Halloween Goblets

Americana® Gloss Enamels™

Festive and Colorful Halloween Goblets
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Festive and Colorful Halloween Goblets

Festive and Colorful Halloween Goblets

designed by Morena Hockley

Combine glass jars and glass candleholders into colorful goblets painted with Americana® Gloss Enamels™.

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Americana® Gloss Enamels™

  • Black (DAG67)
  • Bright Orange (DAG228)
  • Citron Green (DAG235)
  • Glorious Gold (Metallic) (DAG71)
  • Lavender (DAG34)
  • Purple Cow (DAG272)

Other supplies

  • 1/2" flat brush
  • glass jars
  • cardboard box (or cover for work surface)
  • E6000 Glue (E6000)
  • clean cloth and warm soapy water
  • glass candleholder


NOTE: Allow paint to dry between each application.

  1. Wash and dry the glass items to remove dust and oil from the surface.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Paint each section of the candleholders with a different color. (I used Purple Cow, Lavender, Citron Green, Bright Orange, and Black.)  Use a soft flat brush to add light layers of paint to the glass surface. 
    Step 1 Example
  3. Paint the glass jars with one color of paint. To minimize streaks and brush-strokes, use a soft flat brush to add multiple light layers of paint to the surface. Let the paint dry between each application.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Place the glass items in a box or on a covered surface to splatter them with Glorious Gold (Metallic). ( I used a variety of brushes and a toothbrush to achieve different-sized splatter marks). Dip the brush in paint and then flick the brush toward the surface to be splattered.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Glue the cup to the candleholder base using E6000 Glue.
    Step 4 Example


Choose lightweight candleholders so that the goblets will be easy to lift up.