I seriously die for Christmas. I look forward to it all year long and I am not sure if it’s because of the all the DIY’S I create or just because it’s the one time of the year I can relate to my childhood. I had a great childhood especially around Christmas time. My mother was always baking goodies and her decor was to die for, literally. She always went all out and I believe that is why I love decorating so much. So thanks mom if you are reading this!
For this project I wanted to show you a little bit of my bohemian side by creating glittery feather ornaments. These are so much fun to do and they look great when they are completed. They add a softness to any tree and you could also turn them into a feather garland. The possibilities are endless yo! Also, think outside of the box… Christmas ornaments don’t always have to be BALLS!
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Other things you will need for this project are…
*Gold Glass Glitter
Folk Art has a large variety of colors so I am sure you will find the right ones for your Christmas decor!
Step 1: Place your white feather on a clean paper towel.
Step 2: Paint the bottom portion of your feather with FolkArt paint.
Do multiple feathers with different colors. You always want variety!
Step 3: Grab your Mod Podge Sparkle because we are about to go cray cray on these feathers!
Step 4: Add a generous amount of Mod Podge on the bottom portion of the painted section.
About Mod Podge
Step 5: Sprinkle your glass glitter immediately after you apply the Mod Podge. I suggest placing the feather at this point under a sheet of paper so you can easily pour the left over glitter back into the bottle.
SHAZAM! How beautiful are these!
Step 6: After your glitter section is dry apply a nice layer of Mod Podge Sparkle over the entire painted section, also over the glitter. We want to seal all this awesomeness onto the feather.
Step 7: Take a normal Christmas hook and straighten up on end, then wrap it around the bottom of the feather. Frankly I think they look so cool like this. You could also use ribbon for this part or cool wire!
And just like that you have amazing glittery feather ornaments. I think I will make a ton more and make cute garlands for my house. Whatcha think! What colors will YOU USE?
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I hope you enjoyed this project and you share it with the WORLD! Let’s face it we all need ice cream ornaments in our life.
XOXO Jade© Copyright jaderbombllc, All rights Reserved. Written For: JADERBOMB