Fun craft projects
3. Using a crafting pin place the bead onto the candle by inserting the pin through the hole in
the bead. Press firmly until the pin is inserted entirely into the candle. Due to having to
insert the pin all the way into the candle you may want to choose the smallest length of pin
that will allow you to place the bead onto the candle.
4. Repeat until you have completed your pattern or have placed the desired amount of beads
onto the candle. You’re done!
You now have a charming decorative candle for the fraction of the cost! Family and friends will
delight in this thoughtful and creative gift.
Additional tips for this creative crafting idea:
Make a matched set of candles. Purchase the same color of candles in differing sizes, or
the same size of candles in differing colors.
Display your candle collection on a glass plate (you can purchase these inexpensive candle
trays at a local discount retailer or save even more money and look at the price of plain
glass dishes. You can usually pick up a good sized glass plate for about a dollar).
Add several different beads to one candle.
Forgo using the beads and use just the crafting pins inserted into the candle as decoration.
If you want to make a really fancy pattern on your candle, use a stencil and map out the