DIY Shamrock Treat Jars

What You'll Need...


Green Mason Jars
Extra Fine Gold Glitter
Foamie Shamrock Stickers
Candy Gold Coins
Bakers Twine
Hercules Tape Sheet
Spray Adhesive or Mod Podge
Masking Tape
Rubbing Alcohol
Soft Cloth or Paper Towels
Scissors
Newspaper

Courtesy of Darice®

Difficulty Level: Beginner

Approximate Time: 45 Minutes

Small Shamrock Treat Jars

Looking for a crafty way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day? These adorable green Small Shamrock Treat Jars are the perfect party favor, teacher gift or hostess present. Fill them with gold coins or candies and bring luck to all your family and friends. 

Instructions for a negative image:
  • 1 Clean the glass jars

    Using rubbing alcohol, wipe the outside of the glass jars making sure to get all surfaces. Let dry. 

  • 2 Position the sticker

    Place your Foamie shamrock sticker exactly where you'd like it to appear on the glass jar. Mask off the top portion of the jar. 

  • 3 Cover your work surface

    Spread out old newspaper or a table cloth to cover your entire work surface.

  • 4 Spray the jar

    Spray the jar with spray adhesive and sprinkle with fine glitter or brush Mod Podge onto the jar and sprinkle with glitter and allow to dry. Tap off excess glitter.

  • 5 Remove the shamrock sticker

    When dry, simply remove the shamrock sticker and masking tape from the glass jar. Be careful not to touch any spots that may still be tacky. 

  • 6 Tie jar with bakers twine

    For an added touch, wrap bakers twine around the top of the glass jar several times and tie. When finished, add the gold chocolate coins or other candies. 

Instructions for a positive image:
  • 1 Clean the glass jars

    Using rubbing alcohol, wipe the outside of the glass jars making sure to get all surfaces. Let dry. 

  • 2 Position the sticker

    Place your Foamie shamrock sticker exactly where you'd like it to appear on the glass jar. Mask off the top portion of the jar. 

  • 3 Cover your work surface

    Spread out old newspaper or a table cloth to cover your entire work surface.

  • 4 Spray the jar

    Spray the jar with spray adhesive and sprinkle with fine glitter or brush Mod Podge onto the jar and sprinkle with glitter and allow to dry. Tap off excess glitter.

  • 5 Remove the shamrock sticker

    When dry, simply remove the shamrock sticker and masking tape from the glass jar. Be careful not to touch any spots that may still be tacky. 

  • 6 Tie jar with bakers twine

    For an added touch, wrap bakers twine around the top of the glass jar several times and tie. When finished, add the gold chocolate coins or other candies.