Kids love glitter jar because of its sparkling colors. Adults also love them because of its relaxing effect. Moreover, it is a good decor for your living room.
Follow these simple steps to create your own stunning and fascinating DIY glitter jar.
Materials you need:
- Clear school glue
- Lots of glitters
- Glycerine (optional)
- Clean jar with lid
- Food coloring
Choose the size of your jar depending on your preferences. Clean it up. Have different colors for your glitters. You can also have small cut-outs from shiny paper, this will surely make your jar vibrant. Moreover, don’t forget to include fine glitters. If you have prepared all the materials and you are ready, then let’s get it started. First, fill one-fourth of your jar with boiling water from the kettle.
Pour one-half of the full container of clear glue into the jar. The more glue you add, the slower the glitters will descent to the bottom, which is the goal. Add about two tablespoon of vegetable glycerine, this is optional. It makes the glitter swirl around the jar. Then, stir the mixture.
Then, add food coloring. You can choose any color you desire. Now, stir it. Next, pour the glitters into the jar. You will add a lot of glitters and ending up half a cup of glitters at the foot of the jar. Just a piece of advice – having silver, white and gold glitters will add sparkle to your jar. Once you have dumped all your glitters, it is time to stir it up.
Again, pour hot water to the jar filling it up and make sure the water and glitters are mixed well. Now, it is time to cover up the lid. Trace it on the glitter fabric. Cut the circle out and secure it on the lid. Close the jar tightly with the gleaming lid. Finally, shake it!
You and your kids will absolutely enjoy the swirling glitters in your jar.