Christmas Tree in a Ball® Jar
Add other seasonal elements like mini reindeer, presents or snowmen.
Designed by Lori Butler, courtesy of Sparrow Innovations.
- ArtMinds™ Assorted Glitter 2-cut Stacker Jar - Crystal Diamond and Sterling
- ArtMinds™ Candy Canes
- ArtMinds™ Santa Hats, Mini
- ArtMinds™ Bottlebrush Tree, Mini
- Creatology™ Cello Glitter - Ice
- Ball® Jar
- Wired Tinsel Ribbon
- Paper Tag
- Styrofoam® Ball, 2"
- Craft Glue (or Low Heat Glue Gun)
- Beads - Red
- Craft Brush (or Old Paintbrush)
Step 1 Add glue to tree with craft brush, sprinkle with fine and large Crystal glitter, let dry.
Step 2 Cover lid of jar with glue and large Sterling glitter, let dry.
Step 3 Glue red beads to tree as shown in photo.
Step 4 Glue candy cane to tag. Outline tag with glue and fine Sterling glitter.
Step 5 Cut three Santa hats in half, down the seam. Cut pom pom tips off hats.
Step 6 Glue hat pieces to form a tree skirt. Glue skirt around base of tree.
Step 7 Cut Styrofoam® ball in half. Cover ball half in glue and Cello glitter.
Step 8 Glue tree to center of curved part of Styrofoam® ball half, forming a base.
Step 9 Squirt hot glue into bottom of jar. Carefully place flat side of Styrofoam® ball half (with tree attached) onto glue.
Step 10 Place Cello glitter into jar to create snow.
Step 11 Tie ribbon around jar, attaching tag, and make a bow.