I Want To Create For
Crafting for Occasions

Martha Stewart Crafts Holiday Votives

Elegant in its simplicity, these containers make a beautiful holiday statement.
not yet rated   AT A GLANCE
Skill Level: Intermediate


PLAID Supplies
  • Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Gloss Opaque Glass Paint - Wedding Cake
  • Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Metallic Opaque Glass Paint - Gold
  • Martha Stewart Crafts ® Glass Silkscreen - Scrolls and Swirls
  • Martha Stewart Crafts ® Glass Handled Squeegee Set, 3pc
  • Martha Stewart Crafts ® Glass Paint Dauber and Roller Set, 6pc
Find these items in the Plaid Store!
Other Supplies
Glass Containers – 5” and 7” Rubbing Alcohol
Paper Towels
Foam Plates
Brush Basin


  1. Wash glass votives with mild soap and water. Wipe with rubbing alcohol to remove any residue.

  2. Using pouncer, apply several coats of Wedding Cake to larger container and Habanero to smaller container. Let dry thoroughly.

  3. Cut apart images on screen. Place desired image on votives as shown.

  4. Squeeze a small amount of Gold onto plate. Pick up a small amount with squeegee and lightly drag across screen. Carefully remove screen and wash immediately.

  5. Let paint dry before laying screen down to create border.

  6. Refer to bottle instructions for curing time.


PROJECT TIP: Reverse the colors for a dramatic look.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.