How to Make Gold-Leafed Holiday Candlesticks
Update a collection of old candlestick holders with gold leaf to create a beautiful holiday centerpiece.
- By Janell Beals, Isabella & Max Rooms
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- collection of candlesticks in varying heights
- fine-grit sandpaper
- tack cloth
- gold-leaf sheets
- liquid adhesive
- gold-leaf sealer
- gold-leaf antiquing
- 2 foam brushes
Find a collection of old or worn candlestick holders and collect needed supplies.
Lightly sand candlestick holder surfaces to remove any existing finish.
Wipe away dust with tack cloth.
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