Snowman Jar
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Snowman Jar

This cute snowman jar will make an inexpensive gift or decoration for your holiday table. Fill him with nuts, candy or little cookies or other gift items!

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
  • Bright Orange
  • Black
  • Silver Metallic
  • True Blue
  • DecoArtĀ® Craft Twinkles Writer - Silver
  • Soft Bristle Brushes - 3/4" Wash, #1 and #3 Round and #8 Shader
  • Glass Jar with Lid, Medium
  • Paper Plate
  • Paper Towels

Project Instructions

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

Paint lid True Blue and knob on lid Silver Metallic. Let dry completely, then add a second coat of paint.

Paint jar White. Let dry thoroughly, then add an additional coat (or two) of paint.

Mix True Red with White Gloss Enamel to create Dark Pink. Paint cheeks with the mixture.

When dry, paint nose Bright Orange.

Paint eyes and mouth with Black.

Add a White highlight to eyes, and a dot of White to each cheek.

Using the #1 round brush, paint Silver Metallic spirals on the lid. Add Metallic Silver dots with the brush handle. Let dry.

When dry, use the DecoArt® Silver Craft Twinkles Writer to go over the spirals and dots on the lid.


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