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Monster Treat Mason Jar Duo

Americana® Gloss Enamels™

Monster Treat Mason Jar Duo
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Monster Treat Mason Jar Duo

designed by Donna Bush

Store treats and decorate for Halloween at the same time with this monstrous duo.

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Learn more about Americana® Gloss Enamels™.

SUPPLIES

Americana® Gloss Enamels™

  • Black (DAG67)
  • Festive Green (DAG230)
  • Lavender (DAG34)
  • Tuscan Red (DAG265)
  • White (DAG01)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • tracing paper
  • transfer paper
  • rubbing alcohol (optional)
  • Mason jars
  • 3/4" flat brush
  • #10 flat brush
  • #0 liner brush

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Wash the jars in warm, soapy water; rinse; and dry well before painting. (Or wipe clean with rubbing alcohol and let dry completely.)
  2. PURPLE MONSTER JAR: Use a 3/4" flat brush to basecoat the jar Lavender and cap Black.
  3. Trace and transfer the face pattern onto the jar.
  4. Use a #10 flat brush to paint the eyes and tooth White; nose, Tuscan Red; and the eyebrows and eye irises, Black.
  5. Use a #0 liner brush and Black to outline.
  6. Use the handle end of a paintbrush and White to dot a highlight in the eyes.
  7. WHITE MONSTER JAR: Use a 3/4" flat brush and basecoat the jar White.
  8. Use a #10 flat brush to paint eyes Festive Green; nose, Tuscan Red; and cap, Black.
  9. Use a #0 liner brush and Black to outline.
  10. Use the handle end of a paintbrush and White to dot a highlight in the eyes.