Christmas Treat Joy Jar

Christmas Treat Joy Jar

Posted by DecoArt on Aug 2nd 2016

Spread the joy this holiday season with a decorated jar filled with Christmas treats.


    • rubbing alcohol
    • scissors
    • pencil
    • burlap
    • craft glue
    • glass jars with lids
    • small and medium brushes
    • twine
    • embellishment


    1. Clean the jar well; rubbing alcohol works great.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a medium brush to apply two coats of Dark Scarlet.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use a small brush to paint stripes on the jar lid in Cotton Ball and Dark Scarlet.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Use scissor to cut burlap approximately 2" wide and long enough to go all the way around the jar. Select a font of your choice and use a pencil to draw the word "JOY" on the burlap. Use a small brush to paint it with two coats of Cotton Ball. Adhere it to jar with glue.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Use a pencil to trace the lid onto the burlap. Cut and adhere with glue. Put the lid on the jar; tie a piece of twine around the top; and adorn with holly leaves.
    10. Instruction #5