Jack-O-Lantern Jars

What You'll Need:

  • Mason Jars
  • ArtSkills Acrylic Paint
  • ArtSkills Paint Brushes
  • ArtSkills Plastic Palette
  • ArtSkills Black Puffy Paint
  • ArtSkills Jute
  • ArtSkills Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
  • ArtSkills Beading Wire
  • ArtSkills Craft Knife
  • Painter’s Tape
  • Download Jack-O-Lantern Templates

Let's Do This!

Step 1.

Download and print the Jack-O-lantern Face templates.
Download Jack-O-Lantern Templates

Step 2:

Apply painter’s tape to the back of the jack-o-lantern face templates and cut out each piece using a Craft Knife.

Step 3:

Peel tape off of the cut-out template pieces and apply tape to each jar.

Step 4:

Mix three different shades of orange and paint your jars.

Step 5:

When dry, remove tape and outline face pieces with black puffy paint.

Step 6:

Wrap the top of each jar with jute, and paint the jute green using acrylic paint that has been thinned with water.

Step 7:

Cut out four 6” pieces of beading wire and jute. Carefully glue each piece of wire and jute together in small sections as you go. Paint these pieces green with the same diluted paint from step 6.

Step 8:

Wrap 2 pieces of jute around a paintbrush to create spirals. Twist the other two pieces together to make a handle.

Step 9:

Glue the spirals and handle to top of each jar and you are done!