Mosaics is a craft that can be enjoyed by people of all ages, from children to the elderly. This mosaic candle project is a beautiful mosaic project that can be made by people at of all abilities, it is also a wonderful gift idea.
- Candle Holder
- Cement Based Adhesive
- Black Grout
- Glass Mosaic Cutters
- Gloves, containers, rags or sponge for grouting
1. Tiling the Candle Holder
The adhesive can be applied either directly to the candle holder or painted individually onto the tiles' back. By far the quickest method is to apply the adhesive onto the candle holder. When using this method, apply to small sections to avoid the adhesive drying out, and clean up and the excess as you work. A cement-based adhesive is used as the candle holder's surface is rounded, using the cement adhesive holds the tiles in place while it dries.
The flowers have been made with a selection of ceramic petals, but you could also use ceramic teardrops, in the following patterns: