I love quick and easy craft projects that look anything but, and these 5 Minute Easter Candy Jars are the perfect last-minute gift. Take a few simple supplies from Dollar Tree and create the sweetest treats, both inside the jar and out!
Dollar Tree 5 Minute Easter Candy Jars
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Here's what you need to make Candy Jars in 5 Minutes:
- Small Glass Jars with Metal Lids – Dollar Tree
- Ceramic Easter Painting Sets; Bunny and Chick – Dollar Tree
- Americana Multi-Surface Craft Paint by DecoArt – Chick Yellow and Sky Blue
- Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
- Ribbon – 3/8” wide Satin Pastel Rainbow
- Needle-Nose Pliers
- Scissors – I love my Fiskars!
Here's how to create 5 Minute Easter Treat Jars:
To begin the 5 Minute Easter Candy Jars, gather all materials and remove supplies from packaging. Using needle-nose pliers, remove the metal loop from the top of the ceramic bunny and chick figurines. Attach the bunny and the chick to the metal lids of each decorative glass jar with a glue gun and glue sticks. Let the glue cool completely before moving on to the next step.
Basecoat the bunny and lid with Sky Blue Multi-Surface craft paint and the chick and lid with Chick Yellow Multi-Surface craft paint. Let dry. The Americana Multi-Surface craft paint will adhere to the metal lid and ceramic figurines without chipping or peeling like acrylic craft paint will. Topcoat the bunny and lid with Sky Blue Multi-Surface craft paint and the chick and lid with Chick Yellow Multi-Surface craft paint. Let dry, and apply additional coats, if necessary.
Once dry, screw the lids onto the decorative glass jars. Tie pastel rainbow ribbon around the neck of the glass jar and finish with a bow. Trim ends of ribbon diagonally to prevent fraying. I love how this variegated pastel ribbon goes with both projects. Perfect for all your Spring crafting!
Unscrew and remove the lids from the glass jars, fill with a handful of fun colors of Easter grass and add an assortment of your favorite Easter candies and chocolates from Dollar Tree.
How to Make 5 Minute Easter Treat Jars with Dollar Tree Supplies
Simple supplies from the Dollar Store transform into the cutest 5 Minute Easter Candy Jars to fill with sweet treats for special Easter morning delights. The only thing you need patience for is waiting for the paint to dry! Add a gift card for the older kids.
Let the kiddos help create and fill these 5 Minute Easter Candy Jars to give as gifts to family, friends, and neighbors. Makes a great Teacher gift as well! Mix and match ceramic shapes and paint colors to create an entire set with jars from the recycle bin.
More fun and fabulous Easter crafts are sprinkled all over my blog. I really think that you will enjoy Dollar Tree Clothespin Bunnies the Cutest 15 Minute Craft. More of the sweetest DIY crafts for Easter a Bunny Tail Embroidery Hoop for Spring. Another quick and easy craft is my Clay Pot Carrot Container a 15 Minute DIY for Easter.
Too busy to make this right now? Pin it for later! I'd love for you to pin this project to your favorite craft board on Pinterest and then it’ll be waiting for you when you’re ready.
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