Pot O' Gold

Have a pot of gold at the end of your rainbow all year round!

Store your favorite art tools or desk essentials in what we're calling our Pot O' Gold! Whether it's your paint brushes, pens, or favorite markers, your treasures deserve a fancy jar to call home.

BEFORE

clear glass jar filled with different colored Tombow brush pens

AFTER

gold metallic jar with wrapped twine near the top filled with rainbow colored Tombow Brush Pens

Create your own! Here's what you'll need:

  • Metallic Gold Spray Paint
  • Wide Mouth Glass Jar
  • String or Twine (optional)
a can of metallic gold spray paint next to a clear simple glass jar

STEP 1

Prep your jar for the spray paint by taking off the lid and flipping the jar upside down. While you're painting, follow the instructions on the can and be sure to evenly coat the rim!
upside down glass jar in a box captured during the process of spray painting

STEP 2

Tie string around the mouth of the jar.
a close up of a metallic gold jar with baker's twine wrapped around the top of the jar

STEP 3

Fill with a rainbow of Tombow Brush Pens or candy and enjoy!
a metallic gold jar filled with gold wrapped chocolates with rainbow colored Skittles scattered around the jar

Enjoy this project?

Share your pot of gold with us! Tag us on Instagram @letsgomakeart or post to our Facebook page at Let's Make Art! What treasures did you fill yours with?

2 comments


  • Barb Koch

    I’m going to make these for some of my friends. What a great idea


  • Angie

    Really cute idea!


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