8.28.2013

Tinted Mason Jar

It is nearly time to go apple picking.
So, pick up some apple brads from The Eyelet Outlet
and embellish your home decor!





Note the Checked Washi Tape in Fish Colors on this 3.75 x 5.5 inch card.
I used it to create a "hinge" element on this card.
With so many fun washi colors, you are bound to find a color to match
the patterned paper you are working with.


I tinted this mason jar using Mod Podge, blue food coloring, and a splash of water.
Coat the inside of the jar.  Then let the glue drip out.
Place it into your 170 degree oven and let it bake until the glue dries from opaque to translucent.



Wrap the jar with raffia and a bit of Sunset Rumple Ribbon from Lovebug Creations.
I used another apple brad and some Glue Dots © to secure the decorative band.

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12 comments:

Cara said...

These are great ... love the theme and its nice to see someone use a technique (the mason jars) I saw on Pintrist and it actually worked! LOL!
TFS - Cara
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Pamela Lash said...

I love how you gave instructions on creating this wonderful mason jar project - the blue is gorgeous with the rumple ribbon!! Your card with the embellies is also a super project - wow - you go girl!!

Shannon said...

This is great. Love the jar (the color especially) and the card is so cute. Great job. Shannon
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Shannon said...

I love the jar (color especially) and the card is so cute. Great job. Shannon BIF

Lynn McAuley said...

Not here yet, but I'm holding out hope! Autumn is my favorite season!

Sweet work with this delightful sentiment, Dawn!

Lovebug Creations said...

I love this!!! The tinting is an awesome idea and could be done various colors! Totally making this a must try project!!!! And I adore the sunset up top!!! Such a great embellie!!

Bug hugs,
Kimi

Karen said...

Dawn, your projects are so cute. Love the apple embellishments you used. What a great idea for the mason jar.

Joanna said...

Beautiful decorated jar an love the sentiment on the card.

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mamawcindy said...

Love your Card and the Jar. I have been wanting to try to make one of those Mason Jars. Thanks for Sharing!
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Stacey's Creative Corner said...

What a pretty little jar!

Sukie said...

Great card and the mason jar is fabulous! Such a great color choice too! BIF

Zella said...

Love that jar and how you decorated it! And gee, with that technique you could make any color jar you want. Lovely!