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Metallic Ombred Candleholders

Extreme Sheen™

Metallic Ombred Candleholders
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Metallic Ombred Candleholders

designed by Jessica Alea

Create a glimmer with metallic, ombre-effect candleholders using Extreme Sheen™.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Brilliant Purple (DA353)
  • Dragon Fruit (DA300)
  • Peacock Teal (DA326)

DecoArt® Extreme Sheen™

  • Amethyst (DPM18)
  • Aquamarine (DPM16)
  • Pink Tourmaline (DPM15)

Other supplies

  • palette or plastic plate
  • sandpaper
  • 1/2" flat brush (or similar )
  • clean cloth
  • wooden candlestick
  • wooden candle pedestal

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Using sandpaper, lightly sand the surface of the candle pedestal. Wipe away any dust with a clean cloth.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Basecoat the candle pedestal using Dragon Fruit and Brilliant Purple, blending the two colors to create an ombre effect.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Let the candle pedestal dry.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Using the same method to ombre, paint the candle pedestal in Pink Tourmaline and Amethyst.
  5. Repeat Steps 1-4 for the candlestick: Basecoat in Peacock Teal, Brilliant Purple, and Dragon Fruit. Let dry and apply Aquamarine, Amethyst, and Pink Tourmaline.
    Step 4 Example