Nicole™ Crafts Joy Love Peace Believe Glass Block

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by Eileen Farley, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Joy Love Peace Believe Glass Block

Decorated glass blocks make fabulous centerpieces and window decorations!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the glitter.
  • 2
    Apply vinyl transfer letters to front of glass block, according to package instructions, to spell words as shown.
  • 3
    Carefully apply Iridescent glitter glue to letters. Sprinkle glitter glue with Christmas Green glitter. Shake off excess. Let dry. Do one word at a time. When glitter is thoroughly dry, brush excess from block with a dry paintbrush.
  • 4
    Remove glass block cap. Cut a 6-3/4 inch square piece of vellum using scallop-edge scissors. Place into block up against front of glass block.
  • 5
    Place lights into glass block behind vellum, leaving plug hanging out. Replace glass block cap, threading plug through cap.
  • 6
    Use wire cutters to remove shanks from buttons. Glue buttons onto letters.
  • 7
    Cut a 32 inch piece of ribbon. Glue around edge of glass block.
  • 8
    Make an eight-loop bow with no tails and secure with wire. Glue to top of glass block.
  • 9
    Glue tree-top star into center of bow as shown.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Glass Block 8 inch x 8 inch 104540362
  • Nicole™ Crafts Trendy Expressions Vinyl Transfer Pattern Sheet(s) with Letters in Desired Style
  • Nicole™ Crafts 20 ct. Clear Light Strand White Wire 104283525
  • WorldWin Vellum Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Clear 104061869
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Glue 4 oz. Iridescent 104277431
  • Nicole™ Crafts Ultra Fine Premium Glitter 2 oz. Christmas Green 104559005 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Mini Tree Treasures Tree Top Star Gold 2-1/4 inch 104280442
  • Dress It Up Buttons Tis the Season 104241575
  • Nicole™ Crafts Christmas Ribbon 10 yard Christmas Mix 2 104731974
  • Panacea Cloth Wire White 32 gauge 18 inch 12 pc. 104679776
  • Nicole™ Crafts Decorative Edge Craft Scissors Scallop 104068907
  • Panacea Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Nicole™ Crafts School Brush Set 5 pc. 104120042
  • Scissors
  • Ruler