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Santa Light Bulb Ornament

DecoArt® Glass Paint™

Santa Light Bulb Ornament
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Santa Light Bulb Ornament

designed by PLA Schneider

Light up a holiday tree with this Santa ornament made from a light bulb and DecoArt® Glass Paint™ .

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Learn more about DecoArt® Glass Paint™.

SUPPLIES

DecoArt Opaque Glass Paint Marker

  • Black (DGPM64)

DecoArt® Glass Paint

  • Beige (DGP15)
  • Coral (DGP04)
  • Mint (DGP07)
  • Red (DGP03)
  • White (DGP01)

Snow Products

  • Snow-Tex® (DAS9)

Other supplies

  • craft glue
  • small round brush
  • tracing & transfer paper
  • palette knife
  • pen or pencil
  • light bulbs
  • pompon trim (mini; white)
  • medium flat brush
  • pompons (green)

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Gather the supplies.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Mix (1) part White, (1) part Coral, and (1) part Beige. Use a medium flat brush to paint an oval shape on the light bulb. (Refer to photo for placement) Let dry.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Transfer the provided face pattern to the light bulb, using transfer paper and a pen or pencil. Use a small round brush to paint the eyebrows and mustache in White. Use a small round brush to paint the nose and mouth in Red. Use a small round brush to paint the cheeks in Coral. Let dry.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Use a medium flat brush to paint a rim around the bulb in Mint. (Refer to photo for placement.) Use a medium flat brush to paint the top in Red.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Use a palette knife to apply Snow-Tex to the bottom half of the bulb. Cover all parts except for Santa's face.
    Step 4 Example
  6. This is what the beard will look like once complete.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Use the Black Glass Paint Marker for the eyes and to write "2020" on Santa's hat. Use craft glue to adhere the pompon trim and green pompon. (Refer to photo for placement.)
    Step 6 Example
  8. Use craft glue to adhere baker's twine to the top part of the hat for hanging. (Refer to photo for placement.)
    Step 7 Example