Since none of the projects I have been working on lately are turning out as planned.  I decided to make a quick and SUPER easy craft using Mason Jars!  I have been playing around for the first time with chalk paint and loving it!   So with Fall right around the corner, I decided to make a cute fall decoration utilizing my new favorite paint!  These chalk paint mason jars will fit perfectly next to the chalkboard sign on my front porch or on a shelf inside.  They turned out so stinkin cute though, that now I can’t decide where I want to put them 🙂

Fall Mason Jar Vases final

Supplies:

  • 4 Mason Jars
  • chalk paint
  • craft paint
  • sandpaper
  • flowers (I used artificial. If you saw my post on my succulent planter, you saw that I don’t ever keep my flowers alive 🙂 So artificial is PERFECT for me!)
  • stencils
  • sponge brush

Painted all the mason jars with one coat of annie sloan chalk paint in old white, and applied with a sponge brush.

step 1

I wanted the jars to have an antique/distressed look, so once they were all painted and fully dry I sanded some parts.  I love the look it gave them!

step 2

 

To make painting the letters on easier, I taped stencils to the jars, then painted them with acrylic paint in a pretty metallic brown color.

step 3

 

Added some flowers and whallah!  I have cute Fall Mason Jar Vases!

Fall Mason Jar Vases final 3

Fall Mason Jar Vases final 2

I  absolutely love how these turned out!  They will fit perfectly on my front porch with my welcome sign or somewhere else in my home!  What I love even more is how SUPER easy they are to make and how they add the perfect amount of Fall to your home!

 

To learn more about Annie Sloan Chalk Paint check out some tips & tricks I shared.

Are you looking forward to the Fall or are you holding on to summer as long as you can?


So this year I decided to update these already fabulous fall mason jar vases!  Come take a look at what they look like now and get all the details HERE.

Decorative Mason Jar Vases

 

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178 thoughts on “Fall Mason Jar Vases

  1. Melanie

    Tara,
    I always tell myself I am going to paint some cute mason jars, and then I never do! These ones are so cute, so perfect colors for fall! The chalkboard is a great addition as well!
    Melanie
    Melaniegetsmarried.blogspot.com

    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you, Melanie! I love all the fun things that you can do with mason jars, and painting them was so much fun!

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    1. Tara Post author

      I know, I know I am already thinking about fall, but it will really be here sooner than you think! Thank you, Bre!

    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you SO much, Kristi! Yes, you better! I know people probably think I am crazy already thinking about Fall decorations, but it really will be here before you know it!

  3. Karen

    These are adorable! I appreciate how easy they are too. I’ve pinned and will be planning to make this for this fall. Thank you for sharing.

    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you, Raquel! You are going to love playing with chalk paint! So many fun things you can do with it!

    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you, Kendra! So happy how these turned out, now if my other projects would tun out I would be one happy girl :). Hope you had a great weekend!

  4. Kim @ The Cookie Puzzle

    STUNNING! I love these…the stenciling is a new idea that I have not seen before. What a great idea, these would be perfect for a bridal shower or wedding. Thank you for sharing at Party in Your PJs.

    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you so much, Kim! I don’t have a steady of enough hand, so the stencils were great for me!

  5. Linda

    Tara, did you paint them on the inside side or on the outside? Thanks — and such a cute idea — I SO ready for the fall

    1. Tara Post author

      Hi Linda! No, I didn’t paint the inside, just the outside was painted. Thanks for stopping by, glad that you like it!

  6. Bernadyn @ B is For...

    I love mason jars for everything! These came out so cute and yes, I’m getting ready for Fall now. I can’t wait until Halloween and decorating the house in Fall and Halloween decor. Pinning and sharing this on my FB page today, thanks and now following on Sverve. 🙂

    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you so much, Bernadyn for all the kind words,pinning and sharing! Hope you have a great week!

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  9. Nicole

    These are so pretty!! I have yet to use chalk paint but I would love to give it a try. I pinned this to my Fall board. Thanks for sharing!!

    (Psst: I found you via the DIY Dreamer!)

    Nicole =)

    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you, Nichole! Oh you will love playing around with chalk paint! So many fun things you can do with it! Have a great day!

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  16. Jen

    I have to tell you I’m not a big fan of the mason jar craze, but these caught my eye over at the Do Tell Tuesday link up. I am totally doing this this Fall – they are adorable!

    1. Tara Post author

      Wow! Glad I could change your mind about the mason jar craze! Glad that you like these ones! Thank you, Jen!

    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you, Angela! I am so happy to see that I had been featured! Following the pinterest board no as well 🙂 Thanks for letting me know!

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    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you so much, Heather! You can totally do it, it is so EASY! So happy to happy that you stopped by!

  19. Stephanie Valponi

    I LOVE this!! I tried a similar version but with black chalk paint. I love the white so much more for pops of color. So this is for sure on my list of crafts for fall!!! Now I just need the weather to COOL down here!!! Thanks for sharing:)

    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you, Stephanie! Unfortunately the weather has already started cooling down here 🙁 We have had rain the past couple of days and chilly nights. Not sure I am ready for fall weather but I am ready to decorate for it 🙂

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    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you, Helen! They really are so easy to make! So glad you stopped by and I was able to inspire you!

        1. Tara Post author

          Did you check the link that I shared that has a list of available suppliers in your area? It is only sold in select retailers stores, it is not available in big box stores. Check out this link to see if there is a retailer near you. http://www.anniesloan.com/acatalog/North_American_Stockists.html If no luck there, you can always use a different chalk paint. They sell DecoArt Americana Chalky paint at Home Depot and Michaels. Hope this helps and you can find some.

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    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you, Kristy! This really is a quick and simple project, love projects like that! Mason Jars are great! You can really do so much with them.

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  36. Carlee

    These are amazing and so easy! I’m planning to use mason jars for a wedding and putting something like L-O-V-E in my colors would be perfect! Thanks for the inspiration!!

    1. Tara Post author

      What a great idea to use them for the wedding, they will be so cute! They really are so easy to make! You could have a little craft party one night and have your bridesmaids help you make them 🙂 Happy wedding planning and thank you for stopping by!

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    1. Tara Post author

      Hi Tyfany! I found mine at Michaels Craft Store. You can find them at any craft store though, I have seen them at Hobby Lobby and Jo-Anne’s.

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    1. Tara Post author

      Thank you, Kaelyn. With how simple and easy to these are to make, they really are the perfect project for an impatient person 🙂

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  54. Darlene

    I was wondering…. I have a rustic looking wood frame. Do you think that chalk paint would work on that?

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  57. Susanne

    I am also a fan of chalk paint but have not tried painting jars with it. You have inspired me to try it. Your fall jars are so cute! Thanks for the idea. It looks easy enough.

  58. Michele

    Hi Tara
    Can you tell me if you waxed the jars after you painted them? I thought you had to seal the paint?
    Also, have you painted glass tea lights/glass candle sticks before. I have the same question – Can I wax the tea lights or will the wax melt when the candle is lit?
    Thanks
    Michele
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