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Make Your Own Faux Mercury Glass Ornaments with Acrylics

Make Your Own Faux Mercury Glass Ornaments with Acrylics

I wanted a few mercury glass ornaments for my entry way this year and decided to re-visit a tutorial I posted last December. I like this method because it only requires acrylic paints, which most of us already have. Last year I found these shiny bright trees at the dollar store and gave them a little faux mercury glass makeover {tutorial found here}. I really liked the fact that the base was already mirrored which reminded me most of the mercury glass. I thought I would try using the same technique with silver glass ornaments and was pretty Continue reading