The Shabby Creek Cottage - book pages on candles (Could also use any pre-printed tissue paper with this tutorial, even easier) - perhaps with newspaper? Important events or sports pages. Hometown newspaper so they won't forget.
A fun and easy project with a beautiful payoff. Learn how to make these Balloon Luminaries. You will need: High-Melt Paraffin Wax (IGI Party Balloons Double Boiler Cookie Sheet Instructions: Fill a balloon with tepid water. Melt your wax.