Introduction: DIY Christmas Candle Holders

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Hey everyone! Want to make the season brighter? Just check this 'ible out! :)

Step 1: Gather Materials

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Here is what you'll need for this Instructable.

-Clean jars

-Red and green tissue paper

-Black card stock

-Small tree template

-Tacky glue

-Mod Podge

-Red and green tinted Mod Podge

-Clear acrylic sealer


-Paint brushes

Step 2: Add Tissue Paper

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Grab your jars and cover them with one layer of tissue paper. Let dry. In the first picture I just cut a square and glued it to the bottom of the jar, then cut a circle out. I then cut around so it had flaps, then glued the flaps down.

Step 3: It's Tree Time!

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Grab your tree template and cut a piece of card stock just big enough for it to fit on. Cut the trees out and glue them to your candle holders.

Step 4: It's Glue Time!

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Add a second layer of tissue paper and let dry. Paint a layer of tinted Mod Podge over it, then add a final layer of tissue paper. Let that dry and enjoy! ;) Merry Christmas, everyone! :D


Thejesterqueen (author)2015-12-28

Cute and easy. This is something I can do with my grandkids.

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Bio: I'm a hippie flower child who loves Led Zeppelin, nature, summertime, and thunderstorms. :)
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