In this video I show how to transform those small, colorful gourds you purchase for your fall decorations in ornaments for the Christmas tree. (Learn how to dry them out by watching my video: ) To embellish them I will show how to dye them and then paint them with melted crayon wax- a versatile, simple, and extremely fun technique.
You Will Need:
Clean, dried, small ornamental gourd
Dye (I use Memories Ink Dye purchased from:
Wax Warmer: (I use La Petite Wax Warmer purchased from Amazon.com:
Where to purchase small, dried gourds:
Also do a search on Etsy.com for “small dried gourds”
Disclaimer: All content in this video was done by me, Bernadette Fox with the exception of the music from DanoSongs.com that has been licensed to me via Creative Commons