Mix Elmer’s glue and Wilton food coloring. Paint on clean dry glass to get this sea glass look. Do you love the look of a beach themed decorated house? Do you have a beach themed decorated home and are looking for new ideas on how you can add unique decorating items to your home? Are you a thrift store shopper who just can’t pass up a bargain, but you don’t really like how the glass item looks? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you are probably interested in how you could paint glass with Elmer’s glue and food coloring.
Heck, you could do this to more than just candlesticks! Painting glass with Elmer’s glue and food coloring isn’t hard. Why not try it on vases, Mason jars, and any other glass container that you want to change the color of?
So how exactly do you do this? In a bowl, you will want to add one teaspoon of glue, three drops of food coloring and 1 1/2 teaspoons of water. Of course, you can change the ratios around and tell you come up with a color that you like. If you are using blue food coloring this ratio will give you a turquoise look.
Simply paint the glass with your mixture and allow it to dry.