DecoArt Stars & Stripes Glass Jar

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by DecoArt Design Team

DecoArt Stars & Stripes Glass Jar

Fend off a snack attack with the country-themed DecoArt Stars & Stripes Glass Jar.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Allow paint to dry between steps. Project time does not include this drying time.
  • 2
    Remove jar lid and wash jar in warm soapy water, rinse and dry well before painting.
  • 3
    Tape off three stripes on jar as shown or as desired.
  • 4
    Use 3/4 inch flat brush to paint top stripe Blue; middle stripe, Gold and bottom stripe, Tuscan Red. Repeat application, if needed.
  • 5
    Remove tape. Tip: by using a craft knife, you are more likely to avoid ragged edges and lifting paint.
  • 6
    Paint White stars around Blue stripe. (Note: you may want to practice drawing stars on a scrap piece of paper, first.)
  • 7
    Use liner brush and White to paint the word "Snacks".
  • 8
    Use brush handle end to dot under top stripe with Blue and under middle stripe with Gold.
  • 9
    Paint feeder base top Blue.
  • 10
    Allow jar to air dry or follow paint label instructions for baking.
  • 11
    When dry, fill with your favorite snack jar with your favorite snack. Carefully turn it upside down into the chicken feeder base.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • DecoArt Americana 3D Gloss Enamels Paint 2 oz. White 104549502
  • DecoArt Americana 3D Gloss Enamels Paint 2 oz. Gold 104774070
  • DecoArt Americana 3D Gloss Enamels Paint 2 oz. Blue 104744207
  • DecoArt Americana 3D Gloss Enamels Paint 2 oz. Tuscan Red 104549508
  • Ball Mason Jar Quart Smooth 104179536
  • Chicken Feeder Base (can be found at larger grocery stores and farm supply stores)
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Flat 10 104464393
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Liner 0 104464143
  • 3M 3/4 inch x 60 yard Painter Masking Tape 104148328
  • X-ACTO Precision Instruments No. 1 Knife 104135101 (optional - see step 5)
  • Water Container
  • Paper Plate or Palette
  • Paper Towels