Mason Jar Reindeer Craft

Get crafty this holiday season with our adorable mason jar reindeer! A fun DIY project that brings festive cheer to your home.

reindeer mason jar craft

We love, love, love this mason jar reindeer craft!

This is such a fun project to create with the kids because it is easy to make and absolutely adorable.  Follow the step-by-step instructions and make a reindeer mason jar of your own!

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We love reindeer crafting as proven by this Reindeer embroidery hoop ornament, this alphabet block Reindeer, this wooden Reindeer ornament and this crochet Reindeer head pattern.  Clearly we are reindeer craft experts so be sure to check out these 20+ Reindeer Craft for Kids too!

I love creating things that are fun and festive for the holidays! This little reindeer would make the perfect teacher gift this holiday season or reindeer bowl for leaving candy out for guests.

reindeer mason jar craft

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Materials that you’ll need to create this craft:

mason jar craft

Instructions:

1. Gather supplies.

mason jar craft

2. Paint the entire jar brown (this can take up to three coats for good coverage).

mason jar craft

3. Seal with a coat of Mod Podge (optional).

reindeer mason jar craft

4. Cut a two ear shapes approx. 1.5″ out of brown felt material.

5. Glue the ears to each side of the jar.

6. Twist the pipe cleaners into antler shapes.  Tip: Wrap each pipe cleaner around a pencil for the perfect spiral look.

reindeer mason jar craft

7. Glue the antlers to each side of the top of the jar.

8. Glue the red pom pom to the front bottom edge of the jar.

9. Glue the eyes above the red pom pom nose.

reindeer mason jar craft

10. Fill the jar with candy (the most important part).

reindeer mason jar craft

You guys, how cute is this little reindeer face?!  The oversized eyes and nose make this craft totally adorable!

You could always paint the reindeer features on with acrylic paint, use twigs for antlers and craft paper for ears… the possibilities are endless. Let your creativity take over this Christmas!

reindeer mason jar craft

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Mason Jar Reindeer Craft

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reindeer mason jar craft

Mason Jar Reindeer Craft

Yield: 1
Active Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

We love, love, love this mason jar reindeer craft! This is such a fun project to create with the kids because it is easy to make and absolutely adorable.  Follow the step-by-step instructions and make a reindeer mason jar of your own!

Materials

  • 500 ml wide mouth mason jar
  • Brown acrylic paint
  • Brown felt material
  • Paint brush
  • 2 – brown pipe cleaners
  • 2 – large googly eyes
  • Large red pom pom
  • Scissors
  • Hot glue gun
  • Hot glue sticks
  • Mod Podge (optional)

Instructions

1. Gather supplies.

2. Paint the entire jar brown (this can take up to three coats for good coverage).

3. Seal with a coat of Mod Podge (optional).

4. Cut a two ear shapes approx. 1.5″ out of brown felt material.

5. Glue the ears to each side of the jar.

6. Twist the pipe cleaners into antler shapes.  Tip: Wrap each pipe cleaner around a pencil for the perfect spiral look.

7. Glue the antlers to each side of the top of the jar.

8. Glue the red pom pom to the front bottom edge of the jar.

9. Glue the eyes above the red pom pom nose.

10. Fill the jar with candy (the most important part).

Did you make this project?

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about heather

Hello, I’m Heather!

I'm an active mom of twin boys who is always looking for opportunities to inspire creativity through fun crafts, do-it-yourself projects and delicious recipes. This blog has been an integral part of supporting my little family and I am so grateful to have you become a part of our journey! Let's create together... Read more...

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