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Chalkboard Chargers, Skull Plates and Napkin Ring

By: Cathie & Steve
Cathie & Steve
Cathie & Steve
Cathie Filian and Steve Piacenza are handcraft designers, Emmy Nominated television hosts, book authors, lifestyle experts and the inventors of Hot Glue Gun Helpers. Their shows can be seen in the United States, Australia, South Africa, The Philippines and on the Armed Forces Network.  They were nominated for two Daytime Emmys. Cathie and Steve has also appeared on numerous network shows and specials for NBC, ABC, Discovery Channel, HGTV, DIY and Food Network.  Programs such as Rachael Ray, IVillage Live, View From the Bay and the Florence Henderson Show have featured their creative ideas.
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Skill Level: Beginner
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Supplies

PLAID Supplies
  • Mod Podge ® Acrylic Shapes - Basics, Flat & Charm
  • FolkArt ® Chalkboard Paint - Black, 8 oz.
  • FolkArt ® Extreme Glitter™ - Black, 5 oz.
  • FolkArt ® Metallics - Sequin Black, 2 oz.
  • Mod Podge ® Gloss, 8 oz.
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Other Supplies
Clear glass plate
Halloween napkins
Scissors
Paintbrush
old book pages
Charger
Napkin ring
Halloween paper
Hot glue
Silk flower
Gems

Instructions

Charger and Plate:
1. Cut a motif from a Halloween napkin.  Apply Mod Podge to the back of the plate and position the motifs into the Mod Podge.  Smooth with your fingers.   Allow to dry.  Cover the entire back of the plate with cut squares of book pages.  Keep applying Mod Podge till it is covered.

2. Paint the charger with Black Chalkboard paint.  See the bottle for complete instructions.

Project Tip: Napkins become transparent when Mod Podged so choose your background papers wisely.
 

Napkin Ring:
1. Paint the napkin ring with Metallic Black paint.  Allow to dry.  Highlight with black Extreme Glitter.
 
2. Cut a Halloween motif to fit the 1.5” circle Mod Podge Podgeable.  Apply Mod Podge to the back of the paper and press onto the circle.  Top coat with more Mod Podge and allow to dry.

3. Got glue a silk flower to the napkin ring.  Hot glue the Podgeable to the flower.  Add rhinestones to the top of the Podgeable shape.

Project tip: This project is perfect for any holiday season or for everyday.  It really all depends on the paper you choose.

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