Nicole™ Crafts Angel Candlestick

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by Denise Bianco, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Angel Candlestick

A simple wooden candlestick becomes Nicole ™ Crafts Angel Candlestick - a new, festive way to hold your holiday candle! Make as many as you need, for as many candles that you have! Consider combining with the Elf, Toy Soldier and Penguin Candlesticks on A.C. Moore's website to create a whole set of holiday-themed candlesticks!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint candlestick base Glorious Gold, the candlestick's middle Snow (Titanium) White and the candlestick's top Flesh Tone, using the photo as a guide. Let dry.
  • 2
    Download and print project templates. Use templates to cut shapes from foam.
  • 3
    Draw face with Black marker as shown.
  • 4
    Using pouncer and Valentine Pink paint, create Cheeks.
  • 5
    Glue hands to inside decorative edge of arms.
  • 6
    Glue arms to top of Body as shown.
  • 7
    Glue Gold glitter foam piece to Hands as shown.
  • 8
    Fold end of Gold tinsel stem into a circle large enough for a taper candle to fit through.
  • 9
    Leave a 3 inch stem coming down from the circle and trim excess.
  • 10
    Glue stem to back of candlestick top, leaving a 1 inch space between the top of the candlestick and halo as shown.
  • 11
    Fold the Yellow foam piece in half and glue top edge together for the angel's Hair.
  • 12
    Glue hair to top of candlestick, leaving face area open.
  • 13
    Cut a 12 inch piece of Gold tulle and a 12 inch piece of Gold ribbon.
  • 14
    Gather one end of tulle together and glue to secure in place.
  • 15
    Glue gathered tulle to center of ribbon piece.
  • 16
    Tie ribbon around neck of angel and make a bow. Trim ends to desired length.
  • 17
    Glue rhinestones to front of body.
  • 18
    Apply Mod Podge to all wood areas.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Candle Holder 8 inch 104446299
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch White 104258585 Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Yellow 104258590
  •  Nicole™ Crafts Foam Zone™ Adhesive Back 9 inch x 12 inch Sheet Glitter Gold 104468073
  • Nicole™ Crafts Tinsel Chenille Stems 25 pc. 6 mm Gold 104277489
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Tulle 6 inch x 10 yard Gold 104733904
  • Nicole™ Crafts Rhinestones 120 pc. Round Multi-Color 8 mm 104240542
  • Plaid Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer Glue and Finish 8 oz. Matte 104107932
  • Sharpie Permanent Marker Ultra Fine Point Black 104128548
  • DecoArt Americana Gloss Enamels Paint 2 oz. Glorious Gold 104549528
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Flesh Tone 104106684
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Baby Pink 104106661
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader Size 10 104118906
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foam Pouncer 3 pc. Mini 104110702
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Offray Spool O' Ribbon Metallic Gold 104188394
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