Stained Glass Ornaments Definitely Easy To Do It Yourself

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Stained Glass Ornaments Definitely Easy To Do It Yourself

The most awaited feast at the end of the year is Christmas. All of us are busy in arrangements and decorations. Some are planning to throw parties for the eve. Amongst all, the best part is decorating the tree and for that I have some really amazing best out of waste stained glass Christmas decorations ideas. These are some easy stained glass ornaments DIY you can do. And if you are looking for new way to decorate your tree, these easy stained glass ornaments DIY are pretty and perfect touch. (Stained Glass Ornaments)

Stained Glass Ornaments
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Before suggesting some awesome stained glass Christmas decorations I will tell you to make any stained glass ornaments DIY. (Stained Glass Ornaments Easy To Do It Yourself)

SUPPLIES NEEDED
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  • Elmer’s glue
  • Gel food coloring
  • Paint brush
  • Masking tape (optional)
HOW TO MAKE IT…

STEP @ 1

Mix a small amount of glue with a few drops of gel food coloring. Add coloring little less at first, and remember a little bit goes a long way. Keep it swirling and add a few drops of water to thin out the coloring and then get started with your stained glass Christmas decorations!

STEP @ 2

Paint the ornament layer wise. Put one to two thin layers on and let dry. If you want to get a little more creative with the painting of stained glass ornaments DIY try using painters tape to create patterns on the ornament. This way, you can create hombre and gradient stained glass!

STEP @ 3

To make sure the stained glass ornaments DIY dry without any smudging, hang them on string tied between two weighted bottles.

So now you totally have learned how to stain any glass for stained glass Christmas decorations. Now this is time you start with some creative and colorful stained glass ornaments DIY.

STAINED GLASS ORNAMENTS DIY: MEDALLIONS

Stained Glass Ornaments
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SUPPLIES NEEDED
  • Black felt-tip marker
  • Colored markers
  • Scrap paper
  • Masking tape
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Computer paper
  • Tissue paper
  • Waxed paper
  • Scissors
  • Small hole punch, thread, Invisible tape, Crayons, Glue stick (all optional)
HOW TO MAKE IT…

STEP @ 1

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Choose any medallions. Download the pattern and print it. Print black And white patterns for tracing into tissue paper. The colored patterns will be used to sturdy for stained glass Christmas decorations.

STEP @ 2

While printing the patterns from internet do not forget to ensure the best fittings for your glass.

STEP @ 3

Cut a square of tissue paper as least 1” larger than pattern from all sides. Lay the tissue paper over the pattern and tape all four corners down with small pieces of masking tape.

STEP @ 4

Trace pattern in tissue paper with black felt-tip marker. Leave it to dry properly.

STEP @ 5

Color the pattern with either crayons or the markers for vibrant look in your stained glass ornaments DIY.

STEP @ 6

Now remove the tape from the tissue paper carefully.

STEP @ 7

Trim the tissue paper to the outer circle or leave a small margin of white tissue paper. Make cuts very smooth.

STEP @ 8

Cut two pieces of wax paper larger than the tissue paper from all sides. Now set up the iron and heat it up moderately. Get 2 paper towels on the ironing board. Lay one piece of waxed paper on top of paper towel, waxed side up. Lay tissue paper centered on the top of wax paper, and laid the other piece of the wax paper on top, waxed side down. Top off the stack with another paper towel.

STEP @ 9

Iron the paper towel melting the 2 waxed sheets together.

STEP @ 10

Here you have completed your stained glass ornaments DIY. Now finish it up in your own way and your guests will be amazed with your stained glass Christmas decorations.

COOKIE SHAPED STAINED GLASS ORNAMENTS DIY

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Whenever we are engaged into some eatables then it becomes more fun to do it. Stained glass Christmas decorations with cookie shapes in it is one of them.

SUPPLIES NEEDED
  • Holiday-shape cookie cutters
  • Heavy-duty plastic wrap
  • Black crafting foam sheet (available at craft stores)
  • Broad-tip washable (water-soluble) markers
  • Black dimensional paint
  • Fine black wire
  • White crafts glue
HOW TO MAKE IT…

STEP @ 1

For your stained glass Christmas decorations, place the cookie cutter on the foam and trace around it and then Draw another line 1/4 inch inside the first line to make a 1/4-inch frame. Cut along both lines.

STEP @ 2

Then you have to Tape tightly the plastic wrap to a baking sheet and now Color the plastic heavily with the markers, making areas slightly larger than the foam frame, also Make sure the plastic wrap stays smooth.

STEP @ 3

Run a bead of black dimensional paint around the inner edge of the back of the frame. Press the painted side of the frame onto the colored plastic wrap.

STEP @ 4

Bend a 4-inch length of wire into a U-shape loop for the hanger. Slide the ends of the loop between the frame and the plastic and press the frame over the ends of the loop.

STEP @ 5

Flood the inside area of the frame with glue.

STEP @ 6

Let the ornament dry undisturbed for 36 hours or until the color shows through and the glue is almost translucent. Do not touch the glue. Gently peel the ornament from the plastic. (If it sticks, let it dry an additional eight hours.) Turn the ornament over and let it dry on a clean piece of plastic for another eight hours or until dry to the touch.

STEP @ 7

If any glue or black paint leaked from under the frame, trim it off. Add a dot of glue over the ends of the wire hangers. And here you are done with your stained glass Christmas decorations.

Hope you have enjoyed making these stained glass Christmas decorations ideas. Go ahead and try some more stained glass ornaments DIY yourself.

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