I mixed Elmer's clue with the antique white paint. I dabbed the glue/paint mixture on the bells then sprinkled with cinnamon and very fine glitter. Baked in the oven at 170 degrees until dry then flipped them all and repeated on the other side. Good Luck!
How to grunge candles with Modge Podge for that primitive look. Very inexpensive compared to the cost of buying them already grungy. You can also use this technique to grunge the plastic battery operated candles.