Illuminated Snow Scene In A Jar. You've seen snow scenes in mason jars, but have you ever seen one that's illuminated? It's done simply with a battery-operated tealight. Check out the tutorial to make your own.
Beautiful center pieces or just around the house- rocks, flower of your choice (maybe string it to a rock by the stem so it doesn't float) in a vase, fill with water, add small candle and voila-on the mantle?