Valentine Candle Holder

  measures 6.25" high and 3" square

measures 6.25" high and 3" square

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Add this romantic candle holder to your dinner table or place it anywhere in your home. Whichever room you place it in, floating hearts and candles can set the mood for an unforgettable evening. This quick project can be completed with a craft knife and airbrush paint. The six rows of gold rhinestones add sparkle to the glass. They come on a sheet with adhesive backing making them simple to attach. Surprise someone you care about with this sweet hand painted decor. The custom designed heart images are included free with the pdf file.

Allow all paint to dry between steps.
Protect surrounding areas from over spray.

 step 1 - Print the template on card stock. Use a craft knife to cut out the images.

step 1 - Print the template on card stock. Use a craft knife to cut out the images.

 step 2 - Turn the stencil over and apply adhesive. Align the center of the card stock with the center of the glass container. Protect the rest of the glass from overspray by covering it with paper towels.

step 2 - Turn the stencil over and apply adhesive. Align the center of the card stock with the center of the glass container. Protect the rest of the glass from overspray by covering it with paper towels.

 step 3 - Fill a paint cup with red paint. Airbrush the open areas of the stencil. Use several thin applications for coverage. A heavy coat may peel off when the stencil is removed.

step 3 - Fill a paint cup with red paint. Airbrush the open areas of the stencil. Use several thin applications for coverage. A heavy coat may peel off when the stencil is removed.

 step 4 - Cut the gold rhinestone sheets into four, 3" x 1" strips. Adhere them to the top of the glass container.

step 4 - Cut the gold rhinestone sheets into four, 3" x 1" strips. Adhere them to the top of the glass container.

step 5 - Apply two coats of lacquer to the front of the glass to protect the paint. Follow the packaging instructions.


Supplies

At Testors

  • Aztek Airbrush with paint cups
  • 9446 Red paint
  • 1261 Glosscote

At Michael's Store

  • Bead Landing Adhesive Rhinestone strips
  • Ashland Tall Glass Cube
  • Ashland Red votive candle
  • Spray Mount Repositionable adhesive

Miscellaneous

  • Plastic Gloves
  • Painters tape
  • Card Stock
  • Craft Knife
  • Paper Towels

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