Glass Ball Ornaments

Glass ball ornaments are typically used to increase the charisma of holiday tree, but you can use glass ball ornaments to decorate your house also. Glass ball ornaments are available in different colors and sizes therefore these can also be used as centerpiece. Painted and beaded glass balls can prove perfect to hang near window. You can buy plain glass ball ornaments to show your creativity by painting it with different colors. There are different ideas to make glass ball ornaments more attractive and following are some ideas for your convenience:

Marbleized Ornaments

Take three or more different colors to paint inside of clear glass ball ornaments. Take translucent glass paint to give marbleized effect to ornaments. The easiest way to do this is to squirt the paint inside the glass ball ornament and tilt it in different directions to let the paint flow over to the other sides. Let the color dry before repeating the process with another color to cover the inside area of glass ball ornament.

Stained Glass Ornament

Paint outside area of glass ornament with the help of self-adhesive leading terrazzo and stained glass paint. Leading terrazzo will make it easy to separate different paint colors to give original stained look to the glass. Strips can be applied in random pattern to section out the glass ball in smaller segments. You can give any shape to each segment by filling different colors of stained glass paint in it.

Beaded Ornaments

Seed beads and crystal beads can be used to fill glass ball ornaments to make beaded ornaments. Net beading patterns can be used to fill the beads in the glass ball ornaments. Beaded net ornaments can cover halfway down the glass ball ornament. These ornaments can be draped several inches below the ornament.

Paint Ornament Scenes

You can paint a landscape scene on the outer surface of glass ball ornament with the help of acrylic paints. Outline the design on glass balls with the help of stencils and grease pencil, marker, or paint pen. Carefully fill the outline with acrylics to put life in the landscape. These can be painted with holiday themes and special events.

Etched Glass Ornament

Etching cream and self-adhesive stencils will help you to customize glass ball ornaments. Stick the stencil to the outer surface of the glass ball and fill etching cream inside according to the direction of manufacturers. Etching cream will help you to create design on the ball ornament. Do not forget to follow safety precautions of etching cream while using it.

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