Snowman Mason Jar

Create this unique snowman using a mason jar and Styrofoam® products.
 
 

Uses Recycled Items: No

Keywords: C_33047, snowman, mason, jar, mason jar, winter, november2013, holiday, winter, snow, styrofoam

Materials

  • Creatology™ Glitter – Iridescent, Silver and Blue Moon Iris
  • Creatology™ Glitter, Fine – Sugar
  • ArtMinds™ Embellishments – Key
  • Creatology™ Sparkle Chenille Stems
  • Creatology™ Sparkle Pom Poms
  • FloraCraft® Styrofoam® Cone, 5-7/8"x2-7/8"
  • FloraCraft® Styrofoam® Ball, 4"
  • Rhinestone Buttons (3)
  • Rhinestones – Assorted, Silver
  • Ribbon – White Wired
  • Tinsel Ribbon – Blue
  • Craft Glue
  • Low Heat Glue Gun
  • Beacon Glitter-It!® Glue
  • E-6000® Glue
  • Scissors
  • Old Paintbrush (Optional)
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Instructions

Step 1
Cover Styrofoam® ball in glue (use old paintbrush or your finger) and Iridescent glitter. Let dry.

Step 2

Cover lid of Mason jar in glue and Blue Moon Iris glitter. Let dry.

Step 3

Fill Mason jar with Beacon Glitter-It!® glue and Sugar glitter, according to package directions. Let dry. Replace lid.

Step 4

Glue glittered Styrofoam® ball to lid for snowman's head.

Step 5
Use silver rhinestones to glue on head for snowman's eyes and mouth.

Step 6

Bend a two-inch piece of sparkle silver chenille stem in half, then insert two ends into face for snowman's nose.

Step 7

Use cone to make snowman's hat: cover cone with glue and Silver glitter. Let dry.

Step 8
Insert small wood dowel or pick into top of head, add glue, and put cone on top of head.

Step 9

For cone hat, glue tinsel ribbon around base of hat for trim.

Step 10

Add small amount of glue and Silver glitter to key embellishment. Let dry.

Step 11
Lay snowman jar flat, face up. Using E-6000® glue, attach three rhinestone buttons to front of jar for snowman's buttons. Let dry completely.

Step 13
Tie piece of white ribbon around snowman's neck, attaching key through ribbon.