Fiskars Thanksgiving Candle Centerpiece

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by Patti Milazzo, Fiskars

Fiskars Thanksgiving Candle Centerpiece

Candle holders make a great fall centerpiece. Or set up candles separately around home.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the ink.
  • 2
    Clean and dry glass containers.
  • 3
    Apply a few drops of desired color ink to the bottom of the glass containers, one side at a time. Let each side dry before you move onto the next. (Tip: it is OK if there are imperfections in how the ink is layered.)
  • 4
    To create the flowers, punch out various sized punches and cut out flower shapes using Shape Templates on fall-colored patterned or solid cardstock. As shown, project uses at least 3 cutouts of each size listed under supplies.
  • 5
    Ink the edges of the flowers and begin layering, off setting each flower as you layer. Adhere a button to the center of each flower.
  • 6
    Use the XL Mint Condition leaf and then used the L Mint Condition squeeze punch (or similar cuts or punches) to cut out notches on the leaves.
  • 7
    Wrap several pieces of raffia around the glass containers and tie a knot.
  • 8
    Hot glue flowers and leaves to the outside of glass containers.
  • 9
    Insert fall-themed candles inside glass containers.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Fiskars Classic No.5 Micro-Tip Embroidery Scissors 104238663
  • Fiskars Ultra ShapeXpress Starter Set 7 pc. 104071851
  • Fiskars Large Easy Squeeze Punch Oopsie Daisy 104456377
  • Fiskars Extra Large Easy Squeeze Punch Oopsie Daisy 104796057
  • Several Punch It Flower & Leaf Punches
  • Glass Containers or Vases
  • 3 Pieces of Cardstock in Fall Themes or Colors
  • Candles in Fall Scents or Colors
  • Ranger Adirondack Alcohol Inks 3 pc. Cabin Cupboard 104096550
  • Loew-Cornell Foam Brush 1 inch 104114635
  • Panacea Natural Raffia 250 cubic inch 104454850
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928