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Festive Balloon Weight Vases

Galaxy Glitter™

Festive Balloon Weight Vases
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Festive Balloon Weight Vases

designed by Jessica Alea

Pump up birthday party décor with vase balloon holders painted with Galaxy Glitter™.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Burnt Sienna (DAO63)
  • Oyster Beige (DA313)
  • Terra Coral (DA286)

Galaxy Glitter™

  • Bronze Asteroid (DGG12)
  • Champagne Starburst (DGG14)
  • Pink Cosmos (DGG07)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • rubbing alcohol
  • clear glass vase (as many needed)
  • sand
  • paintbrushes (including fan brush)
  • balloon (and party decor spray)

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Wipe the vase surface clean with rubbing alcohol and a paper towel.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Basecoat the vase(s) in stripes of Oyster Beige on the first third; Terra Coral on the second third; and Burnt Sienna on the bottom third. Allow to dry. Apply a second coat, if necessary. Let dry completely.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Once completely dry, paint Champagne Starburst over the Oyster Beige; Pink Cosmos over the Terra Coral; and the Bronze Asteroid over the Burnt Sienna. Repeat these steps using other colors, basecoating first using similar colors to the glitter.
    Step 2 Example

HELPFUL HINTS

Fill the vases with sand to weigh down. Add foil party décor sprays and balloons to the vase(s) to complete the look.

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