JOY Ivy Bowl
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JOY Ivy Bowl

Get a head start on holiday decorating when you paint this JOY ivy bowl. Use it for candy canes, peppermints or a holiday candle to add a festive touch to any decor!

Designed by DecoArt® Americana®

Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
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Material List

  • DeocArtĀ® Gloss Enamels Paint:
  • White
  • True Red
  • Hauser Dark Green
  • Gold Metallic
  • Bright Orange
  • Black
  • Soft Bristle Brushes - #1 and #3 Round, #8 Shader and #1 Liner
  • Glass Ivy Bowl
  • Transparent Tape
  • Pattern Printed from
  • Printer Paper - White
  • Scissors
  • Wired Ribbon, 7/8" wide (24") - Gold

Project Instructions

Wash and dry glass. Allow each coat of paint to dry before adding additional colors.

Enlarge or reduce pattern if necessary to fit your glass project. Print onto printer paper and tap it inside glass. Cut sheet if needed to flatten to the curved inside surface of the ivy bowl.

Paint "J" with Hauser Dark Green and let dry. Outline edge and dot letter with Gold Metallic.

Paint "O" White. When dry, add details to snowman's face. Mix True Red and White to make Dark Pink, then paint cheeks. Paint nose Bright Orange; paint eyes and mouth with Black. Add a Snow White highlight to each eye.

For snowman's wreath "halo", use #1 round to paint Hauser Dark Green leaves. Add Hauser Dark Green and Gold Metallic tendrils with #1 liner. Dip #1 round brush in True Red, then tip with White."Stir" clockwisecircle roses among the leaves. Add a few True Red dots among roses. Step 6

Paint "Y" True Red. When dry, outline edge and dot letter with Gold Metallic.

When paint is dry, tie the Gold ribbon around neck of ivy bowl and into a bow.

Let paint cure for 21 days or bake 325 degree oven for 30 minutes to cure paint. Hand wash and dry painted glassware.


Wash glass in mild detergent, rinse, then dry thoroughly before painting.