DIY Enchanted Wooden Candlestick

DIY Enchanted Wooden Candlestick

Posted by DecoArt on Mar 30th 2020

Shine up a plain wooden candlestick with Americana Enchanted.


    • candlestick
    • paintbrushes



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Apply Ultra Black Basecoat to the entire surface of the candlestick. Allow to dry. Apply a second coat, if needed, for coverage of the original surface.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Give dimension to the surface by applying different colors of paint to different sections of the candlestick: As shown, starting from the bottom, I applied Blue; then Violet; then Green; and then Violet again. On the bottom section, I built up colors by adding Green over the rounded areas and Violet in the textured areas.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. I continued these techniques to emphasize the textures and the surface throughout the candlestick.
    6. Instruction #3