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Mason Jar Beverage Glasses

Americana® Gloss Enamels™

Mason Jar Beverage Glasses
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Mason Jar Beverage Glasses

designed by Donna Bush

Simple Mason jars make great casual beverage containers when painted with Americana® Gloss Enamels™.

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Learn more about Americana® Gloss Enamels™.

SUPPLIES

Americana® Gloss Enamels™

  • Black (DAG67)
  • Bright Orange (DAG228)
  • Festive Green (DAG230)
  • White (DAG01)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • rubbing alcohol
  • 1" painter's tape
  • cosmetic sponge
  • pint-size Mason jars
  • cupcake papers of your choice
  • drinking straws of your choice
  • #10/0 liner brush

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTES: Allow to dry between painting steps. Preparation: Wash jars in warm, soapy water. Rinse and dry well before painting. Or clean glass surfaces with rubbing alcohol and let dry.

  1. Striped Jar: Position and adhere strips of 1" painter’s tape vertically on the jar.
  2. Use a cosmetic sponge to gently tap Black onto open areas.
  3. Remove the tape. Let dry.
  4. Daisy Jar: Use a #10/0 liner brush and White to paint daisy petals in a circle. Repeat randomly over the jar surface.
  5. Use a #10/0 liner brush and Festive Green to paint leaf clusters next to each daisy.
  6. Use handle end of a paintbrush and Bright Orange to dot flower centers. Let dry.

HELPFUL HINTS

For added durability and dishwasher-safe glasses, let dry/cure for four days. Bake in an oven at 325 degrees for 30 minutes.

Cover the insides of the jar lids with cupcake papers in coordinating color.