I see glassware at thrift shops and garage sales A LOT. People are always getting rid of vases, sets of glasses, candy dishes and more. I am going to show you some awesome vinyl decorated and painted glass crafts that you can make it into decor or gifts.
Gift giving season is right around the corner and this is the perfect time to start collecting some items to make into nice gifts for friends and family. These kinds of gifts don’t cost very much but bring a smile to the face of the receiver. That always makes me feel good.
Take a look at these vinyl decorated and painted glass crafts. I hope you are inspired to created some painted glass projects of your own.
Painted Glass Crafts
Painted glass crafts are fun and easy to make. You can use chalk paint on glass, oil based markers on glass or even acrylic paint on glass. The sky is the limit. These projects even go beyond painting and include adding vinyl, glitter and more to glass.
The Best Spray Paint for Glass Jars
My two favorited spray paints for painting on glass jars. You will love these tinted jars.
DIY Decorative Solar Lights
The oil based Sharpie markers worked great on these pink vases and tea light holder to make some awesome solar lights.
Dollar Tree Custom Glass Cutting Board
A Dollar Tree calendar was the perfect design for this glass cutting board. Mod Podge was the way add it. I love the way it turned out.
Chalky Paint - Salt & Pepper Shaker Vases
Rustoleum Chalked spray paint is so nice for a distressed look on glass.
Chalk Paint For Glass - Succulent Vases
These little votive candle holders got a little paint and are perfect for these succulents.
Mod Podge Tissue Paper On Glass
Tissue paper comes in so many great designs these days and Dollar Tree has so many fun packages. It is perfect to add a great look to some glass candle holders.
Faux Dessert For Tiered Tray
I love these little shot glasses from Dollar Tree. They are the perfect size to make little faux desserts to go on a tiered tray. This one is a little St. Pat's shake.
Tooth Fairy Luminary DIY
This is more of a ceramic item but I wanted to include it anyway. It is painted and decorated the same way as a glass project. These are a great option for the tooth fairy.
Using Paint Pens On Glass
Oil based Sharpie markers are perfect for drawing or painting on glass. These Irish Coffee mugs turned out so cute.
Grinch Mason Jar Gift
Paint a mason jar and add some awesome things with cute, Grinchy printables and you have an awesome gift for friends or family.
Cocoa Bar DIY Glass Jars
These chalk painted glass jars are perfect for a hot cocoa bar.
Nail Polish Wine Glasses
The sky is the limit with the different colors you can mix and match to decorate all sorts of glass. All you need is nail polish in your colors of choice and the glasses. I used wine glasses!
Glittered Orange Glass Pumpkin
Polycrylic and glitter were the key to creating this glam, sparkly glittered pumpkin! Glitter is always a little messy but it was worth it!
Tiered Tray Using Chalk Paint On Glass
I used chalk paint on glass for the vase and the drinking glass that hold up the tiers. This turned out super cute and it is still budget friendly since all of the pieces are from the Dollar Tree.
Decorating A Valentine Glass Candy Dish And DIY Wood Tray
Whether it is Valentines Day or a different holiday you can always decorate a glass candy dish to set out for guests.
DIY Crayon Holder Carousel And Free Cut File
These glasses have the color of the crayons each one contains. They are perfect for a homeschooling area or a kids crafting table.
How To Create Gifts Using Glass Paint Markers
Have you tried glass paint markers? What a great way to add color and a personal touch to the perfect gift.
Nail Polish Swirl Glasses - Movie Monday Challenge
Would you ever guess that nail polish could decorate you glass and glassware? Neither did I until I tried this awesome technique.
How To Make Creepy Skeleton Wine Glasses
I get compliments on these frosted skeleton wine glasses each year. The frosted glass spray paint was a breeze to add.
How To Create Your Own Glass Cupcake Stands
I love individual cupcake and cake stands. These were painted and distressed then glued to another candle holder. And they turned out perfectly.
I hope you found these ideas useful and inspirational. I love to find great buys and turn them into great gifts or decor.
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People love to receive something that was handmade and personalized. It shows you care about them. Keep these ideas in mind next time you visit the thrift store and be sure to visit the glass section.
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