Create some greenery to brighten up your space with 10 DIY Faux Felt Plant Crafts featuring a brand new craft from Creatively, Beth! Her Dollar Store Pineapple Jar Craft is a fun, fast and thrifty project.
Using simple supplies from the dollar store, and Kunin® Classic™ Felt, create this quick and easy upcycled Pineapple Jar Craft in just about 30 minutes. Since the pineapple symbolizes hospitality, this would make the perfect gift for a new homeowner, new co-worker, or even the kids Teacher.
Time: 30 Minutes
Skill Level: Beginner
YOU WILL NEED:
- Kunin® Classics™ Felt 9” x 12” Craft Cuts – Olive Green, Kelly Green
- Glass Jar with Diamond Pattern – Dollar Store
- Natural Jute Twine – Dollar Store
- Multi-Surface Acrylic Craft Paint – Light Yellow, Dark Yellow, Dark Green, Dark Brown
- Glue Gun and Glue Sticks – Dollar Store
- Straight Pins
- PINEAPPLE JAR CROWN PATTERN
Gather all supplies. Wash, dry, and remove labels from the lid and glass jar. Basecoat the glass jar with light yellow multi-surface acrylic craft paint. Let dry, and apply a second coat, if necessary.
Basecoat the metal jar lid with dark green multi-surface acrylic craft paint. Let dry and apply a second coat, if necessary.
Topcoat the glass jar with dark yellow multi-surface acrylic craft paint in a random fashion, allowing some of the light yellow basecoat to peek through in certain areas.
Apply dark brown multi-surface acrylic craft paint to the raised diamond pattern on the glass jar. Dip the side of a flat paintbrush in the dark brown acrylic paint and tap onto the glass to mimic the rough exterior of a pineapple.
Download, print and cut out the Pineapple Jar Pattern. Attach the pineapple crown pattern to Kunin® Classic™ Olive Green Felt with straight pins and cut out with scissors.
Attach the pineapple crown pattern to Kunin® Classic™ Kelly Green Felt with straight pins and cut out with scissors.
Layer the Kunin® Classic™ Olive Green Felt crown on top of the Kunin® Classic™ Kelly Green Felt crown, securing the short end with a glue gun and glue sticks. Carefully and tightly roll the Olive and Kelly Green Kunin® Classic™ Felt pineapple crown, securing periodically with glue. Make sure to keep the bottom edge straight as you roll and glue.
Attach the complete Kunin® Classic™ Felt pineapple crown to the top center of the jar lid with a glue gun and glue sticks. Wrap natural jute twine around the jar lid, knot and then finish with a bow.
I hope you will use my DIY Pineapple Jar Craft project as a jumping off point to showcase your Kunin® Creativity and create a fun accessory to fill with candy, nuts, or a gift card and create the perfect hostess, or new neighbor present. Felt is an easy to use, versatile, and forgiving medium which allows you to create affordable but stylish projects whether you are a beginner or an expert crafter!
Here are the rest of our 10 DIY Faux Felt Plant Crafts with tutorials and printable patterns!
2. DIY Cactus Zipper Pouch by Laura Kelly
3. Travel Embroidery Hoops by Beth Watson
4. Felt Flower Gift Tags by Laura Bray
5. Felt Leaf Hoop by Rina Gonzales
6. Frida Kahlo Flower Bag by Rina Gonzales
7. Faux Cactii in Pots by Beth Watson
8. Faux Succulents by Debra Quartermain
9. Button Flowers by Beth Watson
10. Flower Bib Necklace by Rina Gonzales
You can now find an expanded color line of Kunin® Classicfelt and Kunin® Premiumfelt non-wovens fabrics in cut by the yard at your local Walmart; please inquire as to what is available in your area. Also widely available online at Fabric.com and Amazon. In Store and On Line at Hobby Lobby, JOANN and Michaels.
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