Outdoor Lanterns

January 20, 2017

six completed lanterns hanging from command outdoor medium slate terrace hooks

Command™ Brand

Add some glowing lights to your next outdoor gathering with these beautiful lanterns! Just a few simple supplies are need to create them and a few Command™ Outdoor Medium Slate Hooks to hang them up with!


Materials needed:

NOTE: Follow all Command™ Brand package instructions for proper surface cleaning and prep, adhesive strip placement and recommended weight claims.

command outdoor medium slate terrace hook

Instructions:

1. Prep the jars as instructed by the glass paint manufacturer.

six empty mason jars

2. Use ScotchBlue™ Painter's Tape to cover the bottom of the jar to keep the paint off of it.

NOTE: Be sure to follow all manufacturer instructions and safety guidelines

an empty mason jar with the bottom covered in blue painter's tape

3. Paint the outside of the jars by letting the paint slowly run down the jars, making sure to cover the glass fully.

a hand applying blue paint to the side of an empty mason jar

4. Stand the jar up on a paper or plastic cup to keep the paint from sticking to the table. Let paint dry according to manufacturer's instructions.

a blue painted mason jar standing on top of a paper cup

5. Wrap wire around the jar, close to the bottom of the lip. Screw on the outer ring of the lid, without the inner circle.

a green painted mason jar with a wire handle wrapped around the lid

6. Light LED candles and put them in the jars. Hang on Command™ Outdoor Medium Slate Terrace Hooks.

six completed lanterns hanging from command outdoor medium slate terrace hooks
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