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Composition Notebook Jar Gift

Turn a mason jar into a composition notebook for your favorite teacher!

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Acrylic Paint Logo
  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo

At a Glance:

Project #17273 Skill Level: Beginner
supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Wicker White, 2 oz. - 901

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Licorice, 2 oz. - 938

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz. - CS11301

Number Needed: 1 $7.49
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

Mod Podge Printables
Mason Jar
Paint brush
Fine tip paint brush
Scissors
Twine
Cardstock paper
Hole Puncher
 

instructions

Jar Design:

  1. Base coat the mason jar and its lid using Licorice Folk Art Matte Paint.

  2. Use the Wicker White Folk Art Matte Paint to create a white square on the front of the Mason Jar.

  3. Use a fine tip paint brush to add small white dots in random spots all over the painted jar and around the painted square. This will create the composition notebook pattern. 

  4. Use the Pure Black Folk Art Matte Paint again to add three horizontal lines on top of the painted white square. 

  5.  Use Mod Podge and a paint brush to apply your choice of a cut out Mod Podge printable on top of the mason jar lid. 

 

Gift Tag:

  1. Print and cut out your choice of Mod Podge Printable. (Make sure it is printed to the size that you would like your gift tag to be. )

  2. Apply the cut out printable onto cardstock paper using Mod Podge. 

  3. Use scissors to cut the excess cardstock paper around the glued Mod Podge printable.

  4. Use a hole punch to cut a small hole at the top of the Mod Podge printable. 

  5. Use twine to string and attach the gift tag around the neck of the mason jar.

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Related FAQs

Cool colors are all the colors on the Green and Blue side of the color wheel. Yellow, Yellow/Green, Green, Blue/Green, Blue, Blue/Purple, Purple are all cool colors. All colors on the color wheel can be both warm and cool except Orange.
Transparent colors are thinned with medium or water to create a wash or a glaze of color that you can see through to the underlying surface.
Warm colors are all the colors on the yellow and red side of the color wheel. Yellow, Yellow/Orange, Orange, Red Orange, Red, Red/Purple, Purple are all warm colors. All colors on the color wheel can be both warm and cool except Orange.
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