Archive for December 16th, 2009

16
Dec
09

Night Lights Make Great Gifts

Creating is something everybody should do now and then : it is relaxing, even therapeutic and can be a smashing idea to spend a cold afternoon or evening instead of watching TV. It is also something fun for the whole family to do.

The result makes you feel awfully proud if it’s good enough to be shown to chums and family and it can also be a brilliant way to prepare a gift for someone special. Just imagine making those you love your own homemade Christmas gift

Some require costly tools or material tricky to find and other are project too long to perform…..

But there is a hobby which is getting more and more popular, straightforward to perform and which gives great results! The pastime is glass block night lights crafting.

Glass block lights are those tiles stuffed with little, Christmas-like, lights and then adorned with some paint ( a drawing or a sentence ), or with a decal, or with a decoupage or only with a fabric bow! However you make a decision to decorate your glass block lights, your success is warranted and once lighted your item will give a cozy feel to your home.

You may use a string of one color lights, or an all-colored string for different effects ; it is better to use lights with white string, unless you are going to color your glass tile or are going to spray over it a thick coat of frost paint that will hide the twine.

If you plan to prepare some lighted glass blocks to give as presents for next vacations or other big occasions as a birthday, a marriage, a baby shower or the alike, you must start early. This way you may have enough time to improve your abilities and experiment with different options or materials. Search for the things you have to start this new and satisfactory pastime aren’t tricky to find and there are some good stores with lots of decisions and engaging costs.

Your glass block night lights will please everyone : you can be certain that your next present will be a great success!
Want to find out more about night lights? Visit Matthew Shaulis’s site on how to choose the best Nursery Nightlights for your needs.