Creepy Tree Lantern Trio

Creepy Tree Lantern Trio

Posted by DecoArt on Sep 4th 2017

This Halloween decorate your mantle with this creepy lantern trio.


    • painter's tape
    • small and medium brushes
    • branches
    • E6000 Glue
    • Metal Lantern


    1. Collect twigs/branches and use a medium brush to paint them in Black Gloss Enamels. Let dry.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a medium brush to paint the lanterns in 24K Gold. Wipe back allowing the black to show through for a distressed look.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Print provided tree pattern and place behind the front glass panel. Use a small brush to paint the trees with 2 coats of Black Gloss Enamel (let dry between coats).
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Use E6000 to adhere branches/twigs to the lantern.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Use painter's tape to secure branches/twigs while the glue dries. (be sure to place tape in areas that do not have glue as the tape will stick to the glue). Once the glue dries, remove the tape.
    10. Instruction #5


    Tree 1
    Tree 2
    Tree 3