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15 Mason Jar Crafts You Can Do Today!

Mason Jars are my jam! And not cause I actually use them for jam…even though you are supposed to…because I love them for CRAFTS! Bring on the MASON JAR CRAFTS!! Working with glass is pretty much my favorite thing and I love the creativity in painting or storing when it comes to jars. But I am not the only one with amazing mason jar ideas and so I wanted to take the time today to share some of the best mason jar ideas out there and these are so simple that you can easily complete them today!

Stock up on Mason Jars

Before you get started on any of these projects, you need some jars! Make sure you order your mason jars from amazon so they can be delivered ASAP so you can begin all these amazing projects. Once you start one, you will be come addicted. I know personally that I keep a variety of sizes so I can make gifts and DIY projects any time I want. I hate running out to the craft store every time I need something and these are so easy to store in a kitchen cabinet.

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Featured Mason Jar Ideas (that you can do today!)

1) Captured Butterfly Mason Jar: Right here on MomDot, you can get a Captured Butterfly mason jar. Come see how you do this easy to do craft and so fun display, to keep your butterfly up year round.

Tutorial below:

Captured Butterfly : Mason Jar Craft Idea - Enjoy a Butterfly year round and the flickering light makes it seem "alive"! Mason Jar tuturial

2) DIY Snowman Mason Jar Vase: Simple yet so effective, this Snowman Mason Jar from weekend craft is just about the happiest little snow man on the block!

Visit her step by step tutorial here to get started.

15 Mason Jar Crafts you can do today!

3)  Dripped Paint Mason Jars: You can do these in any color which go great for changing of holidays or displaying custom football colors!

Get this fun paint technique full tutorial below:

Drip Paint Mason Jars , Fall and Halloween Mason Jar DIY - get the step by step tutorial here with milk paint


4)  Russian Tea Mix Gift: I love the idea of giving mason jars as a gift and honestly you could pack with nearly anything, but check out how Finding Zest created her DIY Russian Tea Mix. Mason Jars + Tea = Love.

Just click below to head to this helpful tutorial and gift away!

15 Mason Jar Crafts you can do today: Fantastic Tutorials that will use every mason jar in your house!

5)   Rainbow jars: Create your very own stand alone rainbow. Learn how to mix the paint properly so your colors don’t bleed.

Tutorial for rainbow jars listed here:

How to make a Rainbow Jar (like Nebula Jar) in a Mason Jar, FUN DIY, step by step tutorial to create your own at home rainbow MomDot.com

6) Marble Dipped Jars: I am sure you have heard of marbleizing your finger nails but did you know you can take the idea to other objects as well?

See a full picture tutorial and video below on how to marbelize your mason jars:

Marble Dipped Mason Jars: The easiest and quickest way to decorate your jars gorgeously. Truly a 5 minute craft with striking and different results every time. DIY Tutorial here

7) Paint Dripped Jars: Another easy idea for milk paint, learn how to create these gorgeous lines that dry in less than 30 minutes for immediate custom display.

Picture tutorial listed below:

Drip Painting Mason Jars; Learn best paint for drip painting mason jars in this fun and kid friendly (and fun!) mason jar craft DIY

8) Hot Glue Spiderwebs: Prepping for Halloween? This mason jar craft takes 5 minutes and has no rules!

See how easy it is to make a covered Spider Web mason jar for your creepy table displays.

Halloween Mason Jar Craft DIY Idea: Spooky Mason Jar decor done in 5 minutes or less, Creepy Spider web mason jars

9) Catch a Spider by its Toe Mason Jar: Want to up the ante? Add a glowing touch that will give you arachnophobia!

Get the full mason jar tutorial here:

Halloween Mason Jar Crafts: Tutorial on how to make a creepy light up spider jar for halloween decor, center pieces or scary bathroom night light

10) Pet Treat Jar: This is one of the cutest ways to store dog treats! I love how KAStyles painted this adorable pet treat jar. It makes it so you can keep those treats right on the counter without being an eyesore. You can visit her Paw-rific tutorial here.

15 Mason Jar Crafts you can do Today!

11) Fairy Home Mason Jar: Grab an EXTRA large jar to hide in your garden or to use as a desk display. Learn how to make a fairy home complete for the fairy queen herself.

Tutorial below:

DIY Mason Jar Fairy Garden : adorable Fairy hidden away in a mason jar that can be used as a nightlight, decor, or put in the garden (and safe from rain!) , learn how to adopt a fairy for your garden today

12) Marbelizing Paint: Use sea glass and a marbleizing paint spray for nearly instant crafting.

See how the technique below is done:

How to Sea glass a Mason Jar, Marbelize a mason jar, and then turn it into the most beautiful vase you own (all from a regular glass one!) 5 minute DIY that will BLOW YOUR MIND. Plus bonus tutorial on how to make mom a photo serving tray

13) Mason Jar Nightlight: No candle or tea light needed for this craft! Turn your nightlight on and off with this fun mason jar tutorial.

Get the DIY here:

Mason Jar Night light DIY, How to seaglass your mason jar and then turn it into a night light (nope, not a candle OR paint!) that glows all night long - totally awesome, you are going to want to make TONS of these for a mason jar wedding, childs room, or outdoor lantern for dinner

14) Painted Mason Jars: Learn how to easily paint a mason jar to match any bathroom or kitchen! Fill with all the things your heart desires.

Get tutorial here:
Painted Mason Jars DIY, Perfect for Mason Jar Storage, Bathroom Decor, or Kitchen upkeep. Match paint to room for a quick and beautiful Custom craft, Also great for gifting

15) There are so many other fantastic Mason Jar Crafts that I couldn’t possibly display them all. Visit some more ideas right here:

Hey, we all cannot be crafty, so if making mason jar crafts isn’t your thing but you still love them, try buying them! Here are two of my favorites that you can pick up today:

Santa Clause and Snowman Pair from Etsy

santa clause and snowman mason jars

Mermaid Jars Small by NixiesPixies

mermaid mason jars

15 Mason Jar Crafts you can do today: Fantastic Tutorials that will use every mason jar in your house!

1 thought on “15 Mason Jar Crafts You Can Do Today!”

  1. Love all of these ideas! You’re so crafty when it comes to the jars 😀 I can’t wait to get crafting with my little one, hobby lobby here we come. 🙂 Thanks for linking us too!

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