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Sailing Away Hurricane Candleholder

Americana Chalky Finish for Glass™

Sailing Away Hurricane Candleholder
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Sailing Away Hurricane Candleholder

designed by PLA Schneider

Turn a glass hurricane candleholder into a lovely summer centerpiece with Americana® Decor™ Chalky Finish for Glass.

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Americana® Chalky Finish for Glass™

  • Everlasting (ADCG02)
  • Relic (ADCG07)
  • Serene (ADCG06)
  • Whisper (ADCG05)

Other supplies

  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • rubbing alcohol
  • 3/4" flat brush
  • #8 round brush
  • 1" painter's tape
  • glass hurricane candleholder


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Place the pattern on the inside of the hurricane candleholder and tape into place with painter's tape.
  2. Using a #8 round brush, outline the boat in Whisper. Using a 3/4" flat brush, fill it in.
  3. Using a #8 round brush, paint the mast in Relic.
  4. Using a #8 round brush, paint the flag in Everlasting.
  5. Using a #8 round brush, paint the life preserver in Everlasting. Paint the stripes on the life preserver in Relic.
  6. Using a 3/4" flat brush, paint the water in Serene. Using a #8 round brush, add wavy dots in Everlasting.
  7. Using a #8 round brush, paint a few fish randomly above the water in Whisper. Dot their eyes in Relic.
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