Create your own custom colored Christmas ornaments when you learn how to paint clear plastic or glass Christmas ornaments using acrylic paint.
Each Christmas season since my children were very young, we have made handmade Christmas ornaments. This year, I wanted to share with you just how easy it is to paint clear glass or plastic Christmas ornaments.
Ideas for the Home by Kenarry
You’ll find me today over on Ideas for the Home by Kenarry sharing the full tutorial, complete with video instruction, on how to paint clear glass and plastic ornaments.
I am a regular monthly contributor to Kenarry and have been for a number of years now. I do hope you’ll come join me over there and see just how easy it is to create painted ornaments.
There are a few supplies you’ll need to get started with this project. You’ll find a full list of supplies and tips over on Kenarry, as well.
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More Christmas Craft Ideas
If you’re looking for Christmas craft ideas, I’ve got you covered! Be sure to check out a few of these ideas:
Or these ornament ideas on Ideas for the Home by Kenarry:
- DIY Ornament to Make in Minutes
- Nail Polish Dipped Christmas Ornaments
- Cinnamon Cross and Star Ornaments
This painted glass or plastic Christmas ornament project is quick (minus the paint drying time) and easy. You can paint your ornaments to match your decor or paint them white like I did.
You can also use your Cricut machine to cut out words or designs to affix to the front of your ornaments. In fact, if you have a Cricut machine, you might want to check out these Christmas ornament tutorials:
- Expecto Patronum Ornaments (Harry Potter inspired) from Laura’s Crafty Life
- Rae Dunn Inspired Christmas Ornaments from DIY Beautify
Again, for this really simple, easy and beautiful tutorial on how to paint clear glass or plastic Christmas ornaments, head on over to Ideas for the Home by Kenarry.
Til next time…