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Snowy Day Glass Apothecary

Christmas treats never looked so good in this whimsical and colorful apothecary jar.

At a Glance:

#4668 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

FolkArt ® Enamels™ - Glitter Gold, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Enamels™ - Glitter Silver, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Enamels™ - Wicker White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Enamels™ - Pure Orange, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Enamels™ - Calypso Sky, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Enamels™ - Forest Moss, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Enamels™ - Aqua, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Folkart ® Paint Tools - Spouncer ® Variety Set,...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $4.69
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instructions

Other Supplies

Glass apothecary jar – 10”, #1 Liner brush, Craft tape, Craft knife, Rubbing alcohol, Ruler, Brush basin, Paper towels, Foam plates

Instructions

  1. Wash apothecary jar and lid in mild soap and water. Dry and wipe with rubbing alcohol to remove any additional residue.
  2. Measure and tape off a 1” band from bottom edge of jar. Using spouncer, apply several coats of Calypso Sky leaving a small amount of drying time between coats. When dry, apply Silver Glitter in same manner. Let dry. Score along tape with craft knife then remove.
  3. Tape off knob on lid and apply Aqua. When dry, score along tape with craft knife then remove. Use spouncers to create Calypso Sky dots around lid. Use liner brush to create simple Wicker White starbursts. Use handle end of liner brush dipped in Forest Moss and Silver Glitter to create dots on snowflakes.
  4. Tape off a triangle on apothecary jar for tree. Use spouncer to fill triangle with Forest Moss. When dry, apply Gold Glitter. Score along tape with craft knife then remove.
  5. Create snowmen with spouncers in Wicker White. Paint all details with liner brush.
  6. Use liner brush to paint more snowflakes around tree in Wicker White. Use handle end of liner brush dipped in Forest Moss and Silver Glitter to create dots on snowflakes. Let dry.
  7. Turn apothecary over and apply Gold Glitter to underside of base with a spouncer. When dry, apply Aqua over glitter and let dry.
  • PROJECT TIP: For a different look, create a border of just trees or just snowmen around the apothecary.

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