Mother’s Day Gift

I found this inexpensive, easy to make picture frame vase idea on http://www.iheartartsncrafts.com and decided to give it a try as a Mother’s Day gift. My daughter and I had a lot of fun working on this together 🙂

What you need:

mason jar

contact paper

scissors

primer

This is the primer I used but any brand will work.
This is the primer I used but any brand will work.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

acrylic paints

paint brushes

clear glossy spray paint

This is what I used but again any brand will work.
This is what I used but again any brand will work.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Instructions:

Cut out the shape you want your frame to be from the contact paper  and stick to the jar.
Cut out the shape you want your frame to be from the contact paper and stick to the jar. 
Spray your jar with primer and let dry.
Spray your jar with primer and let dry.

 

Have fun painting the jar :)
Have fun painting the jar 🙂
Spray jar with clear glossy  paint. I used 2 coats allowing a couple hours in between.
After paint has dried completely, remove the contact paper. Spray jar with clear glossy paint. I used 2 coats allowing a couple hours in between. To finish trim your picture and tape inside of jar. Use a cup inside jar so you can place flowers in vase without ruining your picture.

 

 

 

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