Step 3: Adding silver leaf accents

Allow the painted pinecone to dry.  Brush the edges of the pinecone with white glue, and carefully place sections of silver leaf on the wet glue. Smooth with your fingers, or a dry paintbrush.
I'm not sure of the species, but there is a California Pine tree with a cone about a foot tall.
Nice, I love the story that go with them.

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