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Elegant DIY Christmas Ornaments

By: Denise Zdziennicki from
Elegant DIY Christmas Ornaments
Elegant DIY Christmas Ornaments

"Make your Christmas special by painting with a very easy pouring technique that will give your Christmas Ornaments a gorgeous marble effect! You can use any type and color of water-based paint and your imagination is the limit. Everyone is less excited about the coming holiday due to the pandemic but you will feel the spirit of love and joy this holiday with this makeover! I hope this craft will inspire you and will bring happiness to your hearts.

Primary TechniquePainting



Materials List

  • Glass Christmas Balls
  • Plastic Cups
  • Gloves
  • Craft Sticks
  • Cotton Chalk Mineral Paint
  • Floetrol
  • Moonshine Metallics Chalk Mineral Paint


  1. Detach the hook holder from the glass balls by removing the pins that hold the ball and the hook holder.

  2. Mix Floetrol and Water Based Paint

  3. Pour the paint into the Christmas balls in a swirling motion to make a marbled effect. Use craft paper to catch the overflowing paint.

  4. Wait for it to dry overnight.

  5. Attach the hook holders back.

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