Crafty Solution

I was out looking for a blue candle for my living room, and wanted something with some texture, because my other candles have texture. After searching a few places, I was disappointed to realize I couldn't find anything. Target had some candles with flowers carved in them, but nothing in blue. So I thought maybe I could carve on my plain candle with a needle, fill it in with paint, and have it look close. So here is a pic of the final product.IMG_4832.jpgHere is a closer look....IMG_4829.JPGThen I looked around and found another candle I had that was cracked, and was able to carve over it too. So there you go. Before you throw out a perfectly good cracked candle, carve something on it and fill it in with craft paint.



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  1. Very impressive idea...it came out great. I will remember this...

  2. What a great idea! I love all you different candles together -- you did a great job. I'm going to have to use this technique. :)