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Handmade Ornament for Gift-Giving

Americana Decor® Metallics™

Handmade Ornament for Gift-Giving
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Handmade Ornament for Gift-Giving

designed by Mandy Gumbs

Make an ornament and treat container with Americana Decor® Metallics™ for a simple, caring holiday gift

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Americana Decor® Metallics™

  • Pewter (ADMTL12)
  • Soft Gold (ADMTL14)

Other supplies

  • flat brush
  • craft glue
  • round brush
  • container
  • papier-mâché ornament
  • faux gemstones (optional)
  • pouncer


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Apply one or two coats of Pewter onto the ornament.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Apply Soft Gold to each seam of the ornament and complete by writing in the desired year. If desired, apply a small gem to the center of the star with glue.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Paint the outside of the container in Soft Gold. Using a large round pouncer, add large round dots of Pewter randomly onto the container surface.
    Step 2 Example