Thursday, November 21, 2013

Butterfly Vellum Candle Holder

Your favorite photos become treasured gifts with this super easy technique!  This would make a great gift for grandma and grandpa with the grandloves photos on it.

What You’ll Need
Vellum paper (found in the scrapbook section of a craft store)
Computer and printer
Tape, matte finish
Votive holder

How to Make It
      1.     Print photos desired size on vellum.  Joan used fast normal setting on her printer. Cut out in strips slightly smaller than height of votive holder.
2.      Wrap around votive holder to check fit, leaving a ¼” overlap.  If necessary, trim to fit.  Tape ends.  Run fingernail over tape to make disappear.
3.      Place candle in votive holder.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I'd never heard the expression "Grandloves" before. Very nice!