5 DIY Halloween Mason Jar Luminaries

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5 DIY Halloween Mason Jar Luminaries

It’s nothing strange if the glowing eyes tend to peer through the windows during the Halloween season. Numerous people find it important to include a jack-o-lantern in their decoration. Lanterns and luminaries tend to be Halloween decorations that need to be included by any house. They are quite easy to prepare and with the help of simple items such as jars, paper cups, pumpkins and candles you can make them at home.

In This Article We Shall Discuss Regarding 5 Types Of Diy Halloween Mason Jar Luminaries

DIY Pumpkin Luminary Halloween Decoration

Prepare a jack-o-lantern luminary that is most likely to last longer in comparison to the older luminaries with the help of the tutorial mentioned below. You need to gather smooth Mason jar, orange tissue paper, mod podge, green ribbon, leaf floral pick, scissors, black paper, adhesive and sponge applicator. Initially you need to cut the orange tissue paper and now put mod podge over the Mason jar. Press the tissue paper over the jar and keep applying the strips of paper until the jar is covered. This actually makes it appear like a pumpkin. Make eyes and mouth out of black paper and stick it to the jar. Tie a green ribbon at mouth of the jar. Now, place a candle inside the jar.

DIY Pumpkin Luminary Halloween Decoration

Elegant DIY Halloween Luminary Decoration

Make your mason jar appear like an elegant luminary decoration with the help of smooth Mason jar, spray paint, yarn, satin ribbon, fall floral pick and glue adhesives. You need to wrap a yarn around the middle portion of the jar with the help of the glue. Spray 2 coats of paint over it and let it dry. Pull off the twine from the jar and tie a ribbon around the mouth of the jar. Now insert a candle inside it.

Elegant DIY Halloween Luminary Decoration

Mason Jar Halloween Lantern

Prepare a Con-Tact paper circle and remove the paper backing from the film so that it can be applied to the jar. Ensure that the Con-Tact paper is smooth on the jar and there is no bubble formed. Spray the paint over the jar that has been turned upside down. Choose any color preferably black and let it dry. Then apply a second coat as well. Now remove the Con-Tact paper circle from the jar. After the spray paint dries completely, apply mod podge. Add medium into the jar and ensure that the circle opening has been covered with the medium. After covering it, you need to turn the jar so that it is drip dry. After the Mod Podge is not dripping and has been capable of covering the circle, you need to keep it to dry for one day. Decorate lantern with jute twine to give it a rustic look. Place a candle inside the jar and your lantern is ready.

Mason Jar Halloween Lantern

Enchanting Halloween Lanterns

In order to prepare it, you need to collect jars of different shapes and sizes, a can of purple spray paint and paint marker. Clean the jars properly and start with a thin layer of the paint. After it dries up, place a candle inside and check the flow of the light. In case you think that you can add a second layer as well, then add another layer. Now draw images of monster, old castles, and bats over the tree, eagles, rats and other scary items in each Mason jar that you have painted. Make use of the acrylic paint as they tend to work well. If you are not confident then you can make a design in a piece of paper and insert it inside the jar. However, you can also paint it directly over the Mason jar. Illuminate your home by placing a candle inside. Your Halloween candle is ready to scare your guests.

Enchanting Halloween Lanterns


DIY Mummy Luminary Halloween Decorations

You would find the mini mummy luminaries quite pretty instead of scary. You need to dress the jar with materials and then decorate it completely in order to scare your guest this Halloween. You need to have Mason jar, cheesecloth, adhesive, 1 pair of googly eyes, brown ink and scissors. Cut the cheesecloth into strips. Now apply glue to the jar and keep wrapping the jar with this cloth until the entire jar has been covered. Stick googly eyes at the front of the jar. Remember to tuck it inside the cloth so that it appears as if mummy is watching out. Make use of the q-tip. Apply ink over the boundaries of the strips of cloth. Place a small candle inside the jar and your eerie jar is ready.

DIY Mummy Luminary Halloween Decorations

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