Mercury Glass? Faux Sho! (tutorial)
Detailed tutorial explaining how to make faux mercury glass. This is probably the best tutorial I've seen, lots of pictures and a great explanation of all the steps. Not too hard, but should be done outside because the paint is spray paint. Thinking of making over a glass egg for Easter decor.
"I love the idea of the tree sculpture and the dangling lights. Painting the leaves on the arched ceiling in this case is a great idea as well. Not sure if that would work on a flat ceiling - but for an arched cellar room, or possibly an attic, it would." Is it possible to build around a tree?