Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 1 Hour
How to Make an A+ Mason Jar Pencil Holder
Give your favorite teacher an A+, and a new pencil jar to keep on their desk! This pencil jar is an ideal gift for a student to give a teacher for the Christmas, Teacher Appreciation Week or as an end of the year surprise. Make sure to fill it with freshly sharpened pencils and brand new pens!
Sponge Mod Podge
Sponge Mod Podge to outside of jar. Let dry completely.
Sponge red paint over the Mod Podge. Let dry completely.
Stencil an A+ on front with black paint.
Create felt band
Create a band approximately 1/2" wide and 12" long with leaf shapes on the last 1 1/2".
Stitch around rim
Stitch veins in the leaf and stitch band closed around rim.