1. Hot glue the votive glass to the center of the wood slice.
2. Take about 10 cm (6 inch) pieces of greenery and staple them in different directions on one side of the tree slice and then on the other, covering the ends at the same time.. As an alternative, you can hot glue these to the wood slice as well.
3. Arrange your embellishments on the centerpiece. Once you are satisfied with the positions of them, hot glue them into place.
We received this tip from one of our crafty readers for drying orange or apple slices.
“If you have a gas stove with a pilot light, you can leave your items in the oven to dry. This method is a little faster than the radiator method but not as fast as the microwave.”