How to Make Faux Mercury Glass Ornaments

I’m sure you’ve seen them: inexpensive silvery glass ornaments whose finish is starting to look a little peaked. Maybe the color is fading or even peeling off the inside of the glass. Well….Stephanie Lynn tells us how to turn those old has-beens into new faux mercury glass. And because the silver is already inside the balls, that means the process is pretty much half-done. The stuff we’ll need to make the transformation includes black acrylic craft paint, silver stencil paint, a kitchen sponge with a scrubby side and a multi-purpose craft brush. To see the entire tutorial, head on over to By Stephanie Lynn.