Published on November 23, 2016 — Leave a comment

Merry Making: How To Renew Old Ornaments

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YOU WILL NEED:

  • -Old ornaments
  • -Acrylic paint
  • -Mod Podge
  • -Fine paint brushes
  • -Plate (for the paint and Mod Podge)
  • -Twine

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1. Grab an ornament! Paint a pattern on it using the fine paintbrushes. Start with the bottom of the ornament.

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2. Let dry. Place on the first side you painted, which will be almost dry by now.

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3. Cover with Mod Podge.

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4. Let dry.

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5. Once dry, tie a little twine into the metal part of the ornament. It’s a softer, prettier alternative to ornament hooks!

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