Step 4: Snowman -the upright lightbulb continued

  • Add 1/2 to 1 teaspoon egg shells (snow).
  • Add 1/2 to 1 teaspoon glitter.
  • Add distilled or boiled then cooled water, about 3/4 full.
  • Add a couple of drops glycerine (I tried adding the glycerine first, but it made the glitter clump together.)
  • Top up with the water, as full as you can.

Putting it together

  • Apply silicone sealant to the inside of the cap.
  • Place cap on light bulb neck and apply sealant to outer rim of bottle cap.
  • Leave upside down until sealant cures (see instructions on package, mine required 48 hrs.) I suggest waiting longer than the recommended time, to make sure it's fully cured before you turn it right side up.

BlindLove5 years ago
why do we add glycerine?
ChrysN (author)  BlindLove5 years ago
Adding glycerin make the snow/glitter fall slower.
Try using baby oil instead of water. It is clear, but thicker so the glitter/snow won't setting as quickly!