upcycle: recycled honey bear vase

Time Required :
About an hour
Difficulty Level :
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.

Instructions Print

Step 1
Empty honey jar and soak it in soap and water. Let dry.
Step 2
Pour paint into the jars and replace lid. Shake until paint has fully covered the inside of the jar. Add more paint if needed.
Step 3
Turn upside down onto palette paper and let excess paint drip out.
Step 4
Once excess paint has dripped out, turn bottle right side up without the lid on it so that the paint inside can fully dry.
Step 5
Cut floral stems to fit inside and use the jar as a vase.
 

Supplies Available Online

Supply List

  • Jade Succulent Stem (sku 10230915)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10143162)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint, 2 oz. (sku 10143160)
  • Ashland® Frosted Wild Grass Spray (sku 10333268)
  • Strathmore® 300 Series Palette Paper Pad (sku 10012259)
  • Recycled Honey Jars
 
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Instructions

Step 1
Empty honey jar and soak it in soap and water. Let dry.
Step 2
Pour paint into the jars and replace lid. Shake until paint has fully covered the inside of the jar. Add more paint if needed.
Step 3
Turn upside down onto palette paper and let excess paint drip out.
Step 4
Once excess paint has dripped out, turn bottle right side up without the lid on it so that the paint inside can fully dry.
Step 5
Cut floral stems to fit inside and use the jar as a vase.