Handmade Ornament for Gift-Giving

Handmade Ornament for Gift-Giving

Posted by DecoArt on Nov 15th 2016

Make an ornament and treat container with Americana Decor® Metallics™ for a simple, caring holiday gift


    • flat brush
    • craft glue
    • round brush
    • container
    • papier-mâché ornament
    • faux gemstones
    • pouncer



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Apply one or two coats of Pewter onto the ornament.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Apply Soft Gold to each seam of the ornament and complete by writing in the desired year. If desired, apply a small gem to the center of the star with glue.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Paint the outside of the container in Soft Gold. Using a large round pouncer, add large round dots of Pewter randomly onto the container surface.
    6. Instruction #3