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Project

Striped Hurricane Lantern

White painted stripes give these hurricane lanterns the look of etched glass.

Materials

  • Masking tape
  • Cylinder vase/bowl, in clear glass
  • Paintbrush, Blick Scholastic Wonder round paintbrush, in white, Dickblick.com
  • White Pebeo glass paint, in Veil White, Delphiglass.com

Steps

  1. Step 1

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    Adhere tape up sides of lantern, leaving 1/8 inch or less between strips. Use the back of a spoon to press edges for a good seal.

  2. Step 2

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    Brush paint over gaps; let dry. Repeat.

  3. Step 3

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    When paint is dry, carefully remove tape.