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coastal christmas ornaments

Coastal Christmas Ornaments

Jane and Sonja
Learn to make these adorable coastal Christmas ornaments. They are perfect for all your seasonal decorating.
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  • Flat driftwood pieces
  • Decoart Vintage Effect Wash Turquoise, Patina and Green
  • Decoart Americana Acrylic paint Titanium White
  • Flat paint brush
  • fine paint brush
  • Paper towels
  • Sandpaper
  • Lettering template
  • Drill and small drill bit
  • Black wire and slippers or twine and scissors


  • Paint a generous coat of Vintage Effects Wash on to the driftwood piece.
  • While the paint is still wet use a paper towel to scrub off the excess.
  • Set aside to dry.
  • Using coarse sandpaper, sand along the edges and any bumps and ridges on the driftwood to achieve a weathered effect.
  • Using a fine tip paintbrush and acrylic paint, paint a beachy word on to the driftwood.
  • Next, drill two holes near the top of each ornament.
  • Finally, use either black wire or twine to create a hanger on the ornaments.
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