the Crystal Accents mixture according to the manufacturer’s directions
to create the gel-like crystals. In general, you will mix the packet of
Diamond White Crystal Accents in a bowl with about 1 gallon of water.
For this project you can just mix half a package with half a gallon of
water. To get larger crystals, use distilled water. Let the mixture sit
for about 4 hours and the crystals will expand. Drain off any excess
water using a strainer. Crystal Accents are now ready to use.
the prepared Crystal Accents and add a few drops of the orange liquid
candle dye and carefully stir. Add more drops of candle dye until you
reach the desired orange color.
the hanging votive in the vase; you will need to remember where the
bottom ends. Remove the hanging votive. Carefully spoon the orange
Crystal Accents into the vase. Add the plastic spiders/bugs as you go.
Continue adding Crystal Accents and bugs until you reach the spot where
the hanging votive bottom will be. Place hanging votive in the cylinder
vase. Add black votive candle. Or you can add water and place a floating