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Glass Initial Ornament with Wreath

DecoArt® Opaque Glass Paint Marker™

Glass Initial Ornament with Wreath
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Glass Initial Ornament with Wreath

designed by Donna Bush

A personal touch to holiday décor with this ornament made with DecoArt® Opaque Glass Paint Markers™.

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Learn more about DecoArt® Opaque Glass Paint Marker™.

SUPPLIES

Americana® Gloss Enamels™

  • Black (DAG67)
  • Festive Green (DAG230)
  • Tuscan Red (DAG265)
  • White (DAG01)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • rubbing alcohol
  • #0 liner brush
  • craft knife (or razor blade)
  • Contac® paper or other self-stick plastic
  • round glass ornaments
  • cosmetic foam wedge
  • letter stencil (optional)
  • #2 round glass paintbrush

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: When applying multiple coats of glass paint over self-stick stencils or plastic, run a craft knife or razor blade around edges before removing for best results.

  1. Clean the ornament with a paper towel and rubbing alcohol.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Use a craft knife to cut out a circle from Contac paper or other self-stick plastic.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Peel the backing from the plastic and adhere the circle to the ornament.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Use a cosmetic sponge to tap Black inside the circle. Allow to dry between coats.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Carefully peel away the self-stick plastic liner.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Use a #2 round glass brush and White to paint the initial or use your favorite stencil.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Use a liner brush and Festive Green to paint a leaf border around the circle.
    Step 6 Example
  8. Use the handle end of a paintbrush and Tuscan Red to dot berries between the leaves.
    Step 7 Example
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