Painted Jars

Servings: 1
Prep time:
2 hours
Difficulty: Medium
  • Empty Moccona jars
  • Gold, Red, White Acrylic paint
  • Gold, White spray paint
  • Paint brushes
  • Pencils
  • Pegs
  • Easel

Community Jar Upcycle from @thebeecreative


For a touch of gold around the home or office


  1. 01

    Clean Moccona jars, remove labels and lids. Rinse all soapy water, fingerprints or grease.

  2. 02

    On a protected surface and in open air, spray paint the jars.

  3. 03

    Hint, if you spray paint the jars upside down you get a more even lip.

  4. 04

    Let the spray painted jars dry overnight.

  5. 05

    Lightly draw your design with a pencil.

  6. 06

    Then, with your paint brush and acrylic paint feel free to paint, or use the handle tip to dot the areas of your design.

  7. 07

    Let your jars dry for at least 48hrs so that they're well and truely touch dry terrific.