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Distressed Candle Holders

With Waverly Inspirations Chalk, add a touch of shabby chic to these beautiful candlestick holders.

At a Glance:

#5970 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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supplies

Waverly ® Inspirations Wax - Clear, 8 oz.

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Waverly ® Inspirations Chalk Acrylic Paint - Agave...

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Waverly ® Inspirations Chalk Acrylic Paint - White...

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Waverly ® Inspirations Chalk Acrylic Paint - Crystal...

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Waverly ® Inspirations Chalk Acrylic Paint - Mineral...

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Waverly ® Inspirations Wax - Antique, 8 oz.

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Waverly ® Inspirations Brushes - Chalk & Wax Combo

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instructions

Other Supplies

Five assorted candlestick holders, Sandpaper

Instructions

  1. Basecoat two holders with Agave, and let dry.
  2. Basecoat one holders with Mineral and another with White and let both dry.
  3. On the holders basecoated with Agave, paint a second coat on one with Crystal, and paint the other Mineral. Let both holders dry.
  4. Paint a coat of White over holder basecoated with Mineral and let dry.
  5. Paint a coat of Mineral over holder basecoated with Crystal and let dry.
  6. Sand holders to create a distressed finish. The base color will show through as you sand more.
  7. Apply Clear Wax to the holders Agave candlestick holders as directed.
  8. Apply Antique Wax to the White and Mineral candlestick holders as directed.

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