Gilded Pinecones How-To In a ventilated area, line a surface with plastic and then paper. Secure a rod across an open cardboard box. Insert a screw eye into base of each pinecone. Attach a wire to each screw eye.
Dipping Pine Cones in Paint for a Custom Look- Twist the pointed end of a bamboo skewer into the end of a pinecone. The paint mixture is 3 parts paint and 2 parts water. Dunk the pine cone into the paint and then set on wax paper to dry.
Spray paint pine cones to have that mercury glass look to them. Use Krylon Looking Glass Mirror-Like Paint on pinecones, add a little fresh or faux greenery. I like the idea of spray painting the pine cones.even for other décor ideas!