Painted Wood Candlesticks


Whether to want to add spice to your Dia de los Muertos ofrenda or just a table setting, these candle sticks are an easy and fun way to go!


Raw wood candlesticks
Crafty Chica® Little Chica Paint Packs™
Crafty Chica® Glossy Gloss Varnish™ 
Aleene’s® Paper Glaze 
Crafty Chica® Chunky Glitters™

Embroidery thread and charms
Skull beads
Liquid Fusion Adhesive

Paint the candlesticks a different color on each section. Add contrasting designs. Let dry. Add Paper Glaze and glitter, let dry. Coat with varnish. Tie charms on with thread. Use Liquid Fusion to affix skull beads to top of candlesticks.

Peace, love, and glitter!
Kathy 🙂
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Love & light,

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