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Does anyone know what I could use for fake snow on glass Christmas balls? I need it to be permanent and frugal as I'm making several dozen. I'll post a pic when I'm done with them, IF I get done LOL. Please help!

Sandy from Pittsburgh

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December 14, 20060 found this helpful

try using Irridescent white glitter

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December 14, 20060 found this helpful

Could you use packing peanuts or other styrofoam cut into little bits? Depending on what liquid your globes are filled with, they should float.

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December 14, 20060 found this helpful

When I posted my suggestion about packing peanuts, the heading of the request said snow globes, hence the suggestion about floating the bits. You could still crumble/cut up the foam and dip your ornaments in them after putting glue on the glass balls.

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December 14, 20060 found this helpful

Crafts stores sell fake snow in a jar it has a frosting consistancy. you spread it on as thick or thin as you want and you can smooth it out or leave it a little bumpy. it air dries hard It isn't that expensive I have used it with my Girl Scout troop. and a small jar can go a long way.

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December 14, 20060 found this helpful

I read somewhere that you could use spray adhesive and then sprinkle sugar on, don't know how permanent that would be.

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December 29, 20060 found this helpful

You could also spray each Christmas ball with spray glue adhesive and roll each around in a dish of rock salt ( one box can be purchased for $1.20)

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January 6, 20090 found this helpful

Rock salt - like when you make ice cream in a churn.

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March 10, 20090 found this helpful

Search for"how to make fake snow for snow globes"good luck.

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