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Thanksgiving Buffet Utensil Holders

Dress up your buffet table with these trendy chalked mason jars.

At a Glance:

#5669 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Home Decor Chalk Logo

FolkArt ® Chalkboard Paint - Black, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $6.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Vintage Mustard, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Wax - Clear, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

Three tall quilted mason jars, Darice® finishing accents wood tags 2.25”, Soft cloth, Sandpaper, Rubbing alcohol, Jute, Flat brush ½”, Chalk, Paper towels, Water basin, Foam plates


  1. Wash mason jars with mild soap and water. Dry and wipe with rubbing alcohol to remove any residue.
  2. Apply Vintage Mustard to mason jars. Let dry and apply additional coats as desired. Let dry thoroughly.
  3. Lightly sand jars to reveal raised pattern. Wipe chalk dust with paper towel.
  4. Apply a light coat of wax to jars referring to bottle for instructions. Let cure completely.
  5. Buff mason jars with soft cloth.
  6. Apply chalkboard paint to wood tags. When dry, condition by rubbing side of chalk over surface and wipe with paper towel.
  7. Write words with chalk and tie tags to jars with jute.

Project Tip: Paint jars different colors for a different look.

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Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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