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Lemonade Mix Gift Jar

By  Roxi Phillips  for  Krylon

What could be better than a refreshing glass of lemonade in the scorching heat of summer? Present this lemonade gift jar as the perfect hostess gift at your next summer get-together.

  • Lemonade Mix Gift Jar
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Materials

  • Ball Wide Mouth Quart Jar with lid
  • Krylon Blue Ocean Breeze Indoor/Outdoor Spray Paint
  • Cardstock: white, dark yellow, glossy light yellow
  • Alphabet stickers, aqua, 1”
  • Yellow twill tape, 1/2”, 24” length
  • Powdered lemonade mix

Tools

  • Alphabet rubber stamps
  • Clearsnap Colorbox Paintbox Chalk Ocean Breeze
  • Punches: scalloped oval, 2-1/2”x3-1/2”; hole punch, 1/4”
  • Sponge dauber
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, foam dots

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, newspaper (to cover work surface)
  • 1. Separate lid rim and seal. Spray paint both items, letting dry between coats.
  • 2. Spray lower section of clean jar with paint, letting paint mist above that section. Let dry.
  • 3. Adhere stickers to spell "lemonade mix" between painted area and clear glass.
  • 4. For "lemon slice", cut 1-1/2" circle from dark yellow cardstock; cut in half. Cut four small light yellow triangles to fit inside half circle as shown in photo; ink edges Yellow Citrus. Using foam dots, adhere triangles onto half circle, creating a faux lemon slice.
  • 5. Punch one scalloped oval each from white and dark yellow cardstock; ink edges Yellow Citrus. Stamp words "Pucker Up" on one oval and mix instructions on remaining oval in desired colors. Punch hole at top of each oval.
  • 6. Thread twill tape through tag holes and tie around lid. Fill jar with lemonade mix.