Mini Jelly Bean Machine

By  Linda Valentino 

size: 2-1/2"x4-1/2"

  • Mini Jelly Bean Machine


  • Mini clay pots, 1-3/4”, two
  • Plastic snap ornament, 2-3/8”, two
  • Milk jug lids, 1-1/2”, two
  • Wooden ball, 1/2”, two
  • Ribbon, 1/4”-wide
  • Jelly beans


  • DecoArt Americana Acrylics: Indian Turquoise, Lavender, Lemonade, White Wash
  • FM Brush Dynasty Black Gold Paintbrushes
  • API’s Crafter’s Pick The Ultimate! Glue

Basic Supplies

  • scissors
  • 1. Fill ornament with jelly beans and snap together. Push ornament hanger piece into hole in clay pot. If hole is too small, place scissor blade into hole and turn until it's large enough. Remove ornament from hole.
  • 2. Paint clay pot, lid, and ball Lavender. Paint second clay pot and lid Indian Turquoise. Paint one wooden ball Lemonade. When dry, dip paintbrush handle into White Wash and dot Lavender pot. Make Lemonade dots on Turquoise pot. Let dry.
  • 3. Push ornament hanger piece into clay pot hole. Adhere ball to lid. Adhere only half of lid to ornament top to enable ornament to be opened. Make bows from ribbon and adhere to front of jelly bean machine.