Decorating Your Lighthouse

Click through the photos to see how we decorated our lighthouse, but go to town doing it your way! The point is not to make it perfect, but to be creative–and to leave some candy for the house.

External Tower Walls
Photographer: Becky Luigart-Stayner

External Tower Walls

To decorate external walls of lighthouse: Spread a thin layer of icing on one lighthouse wall with spatula and attach gum candies to resemble bricks. Repeat with other walls. Let harden.

  • Walls: Trident White Wintergreen gum and Dentyne Fire Spicy Cinnamon gum

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