Halloween Treat Jar Trio

Materials

  • Glass candy jars with lids, three
  • Cardstock: black, Echo Park Paper Co. Apothecary Emporium Collection Levitation/Zodiac Distressed Solid
  • Papers: Echo Park Paper Co. Happy Halloween Collection Border Strips, Apothecary Emporium Collection Spider Webs; My Mind’s Eye Mischievous Collection These Days; October Afternoon Farm Fresh Collection Hay Barn
  • We R Memory Keepers Spookville Collection Layered Chipboard Words
  • My Mind’s Eye Lush Black Rhinestones
  • Assorted buttons: green, purple
  • Kaisercraft Black Lace Trim
  • Black twine
  • Halloween candy of choice

Tools

  • Fiskars Rotary Cutter, Wavy Blade, and Self-Healing Mat
  • Black chalk ink pad
  • Adhesives: Glue Dots Int’l. Glue Dots, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L E-Z Runner

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, pencil, small hole punch, sponge dauber

Directions

STEP 1

  • For each jar, cut 2-1/2”x4” tag shape from orange side of distressed cardstock. Punch hole at center top.

STEP 2

  • Using photo as guide, cut two different paper panels to cover bottom section of each tag. Sponge paper edges with black chalk ink; do not adhere to tags yet.

STEP 3

  • Cut and adhere wavy-edged paper or cardstock strips behind upper paper panels before adhering all panels to tag.

STEP 4

  • Adhere lace trim behind bottom edge of each tag using clear dots. Adhere rhinestones above lace on one or more tags.

STEP 5

  • Adhere chipboard sticker to center of each tag.

STEP 6

  • Tie twine around mouth of jar so lid may be removed easily. Thread tag and button onto twine; tie bow. Fill jar with candy.

Tip

  • 1. After completing tag, use soft brush to lightly dust back of tag with baby powder to remove stickiness of any exposed sticker adhesive.
by Lisa Dorsey
Halloween Treat Jar Trio
Halloween Treat Jar Trio