DIY Mason Jar Planter

Gift Mom a pretty succulent plant in an adorable DIY painted planter.

create a crafty planter and fill with succulents

This easy indoor planting project from The Golden Sycamore is a fun way for little green thumbs to create a lovely Mother's Day gift—what child doesn't love playing with dirt and paint?

STUFF YOU HAVE:

  • Mason jars
  • Paintbrush
  • Sandpaper
  • Rocks
  • Potting Soil

STUFF YOU NEED:

TOTAL COST: $5.83

Step 1: Paint bottom third of Mason jar with paint. Let dry. Repea with another coat of paint, and let dry.

Step 2: Lightly sand paint to give it the matte chalkboard look. 

Step 3: Fill jar with rocks up to a little lower than the paint level. Top with an inch of soil. Place succulent in soil.