Now you can learn how to tint up Mason Jars in pretty colors to suit your decor. It’s a very easy process and you, like us, won’t believe that only 2 simple ingredients are required.
Mod Podge is the secret to your success. You will be able to achieve all sorts of beautiful effects. You can tint in a lighter or more vibrant shade, it’s a personal choice.
How To Tint Jars and Bottles Video Tutorial
Julia from HGTV is here to show us how to achieve the perfect result when tinting our jars. She said that when she first tried this project off camera, it was a total craft fail.
This time she has worked it out and says that it has everything to do with the amount of food coloring that you use in your project. In her video, she uses 3 different amounts to show the varying results. Click Play above to watch now ^
Lily Shop (blog since removed) has chosen a bright and colorful Moroccan vibe and it’s achieved using Mod Podge and food coloring, so it’s a very inexpensive craft project.
As a glue is used, it is not recommended that they are used for food storage. On a side note, this project would be perfect for baby food jars too. The possibilities are endless.
They’re perfect for a votive candle holder or a stationary holder or pop some flowers in them. You can hang from trees and posts too. They make wonderful outdoor lanterns also.
- See how to make faux stained glass here
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