Butterfly Candle
Add to Favorites Print

Butterfly Candle

Create this beautiful butterfly candle for a gorgeous home decor accent to keep for yourself or give as a gift!
Uses Recycled Items: No
Get exclusive offers about this product and more!

Material List

  • ArtMinds™ Glitter, Extra Fine- Chocolate Diamond and Gold
  • ArtMinds™ Glitter Glue Liners- Gold/Red/Brown
  • ArtMinds™ Gems, 8mm- Amber
  • Bead Landing™ Filigree Flower Bezels- Multi Metal
  • Bead Landing™ Filigree Flower, Large- Antique Gold
  • Ashland™ Pilar Candle, 4"x8"
  • Ashland™ Nature Center- Butterflies
  • Ashland™ Silk Stems- Signature of Choice and Hydrangea
  • Recollections™ Scrapbook Paper- Natural Canvas and Butterfly Moth
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Ink- Vintage Photo
  • Round Candle Tray
  • E-6000® Craft Adhesive
  • Moss
  • Markers
  • Scissors

Project Instructions

Spread glue onto tray and sprinkle with Chocolate Diamond glitter.

Cut canvas to 12 1/2" x 5" strip. Fray top and bottom edges and wrap around candle. Secure with fabric glue.

Cut 12 1/2" x 2 7/8" strip of Butterfly/Moth paper. Center on the canvas, wrap around the candle and secure with glue.

Cut 12 1/2" x 1/2" strip of cardstock and glitter with Chocolate Diamond glitter.

Layer 1 1/2" sheer ribbon with glittered cardstock and wrap around candle.

Use E-6000® adhesive to adhere bezels and gems.

Glitter the berried stem with Chocolate Diamond glitter.

Glue small pieces of moss, hydrangea and stem to front and sides of tray.

Color and add gold glitter glue to butterfly and glue to front of tray.


Place paper under project to collect excess glitter to re-use.