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Miniature Potion Bottle Project


How To Make Miniature Potion Bottles For Your Dollhouse Witch or Wizard

Quick and easy project!

Every miniature witch and wizard needs bottles for their potions.

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Cork paper with adhesive backing (I got mine at the scrapbook store)

10 Small wood beads

Printable labels (provided)



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Step One:

Cut cork paper into 10 small strips, about 1 1/4 inch long and 1/4 inch wide.

Eyeball it if you have too, this will fit into the hole on the wooden bead.

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Step Two

Carefully peel the backing off of each strip.

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Step Three:

Gently roll the strip onto it's own adhesive

Roll to the end of strip and now you have a small cork stopper. Trim end if neccessary.

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Step Four:

Place stopper into one end of a small bead and gently adjust to fit.

Step Five:

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Right click on the graphic and print lables



Step Six:

Glue labels to beads, let dry and brush with a little amber gallery glass if you want them to look aged.

Witch Hilda's Potion Table

Witch Hilda's Potion Table

Now fill your shelves with the wicked potions!

Use a variety of beads for different looks!

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Reader Feedback - Have a question or comment about this project?

anonymous on January 29, 2013:

Thank you, this willbe very useful for my home shadow boxes! I just love it, you are very ingenious!

gemjane on August 06, 2012:

This is wonderful! Very cute! What a find for someone who is making Halloween or Witch or Wizard or Harry Potter stuff!

Evelyn from Pennsylvania on July 11, 2011:

Great tutorial. Now I can use up those leftover wood beads. Your site is one of my new favorites. I'll be back!

anonymous on June 03, 2011:

This is fabulous!! I am new to the miniature making world and am learning fast from wonderful people like you who share their creativeness :D THANK YOU!!!!!

lemonsqueezy lm on April 01, 2011:


MiniMaker (author) on February 15, 2011:

@indigoj: Thanks so much, I have a lot more tutorials to add!

Indigo Janson from UK on February 15, 2011:

Wonderful, thank you for showing us how it's done and sharing your own labels. I love the finished result! I hope you'll make more of these tutorials.

anonymous on February 10, 2011:

Thank you so much for sharing this great idea!

MiniMaker (author) on February 01, 2011:

@anonymous: Thank you!

anonymous on January 22, 2011:

Very clever, love the idea!

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