Mason Jar Valentines

These mason jar Valentines are perfect for anyone that you love this Valentine’s Day.  The button hearts are super simple to make but will show your sweetheart that you care.  Send your heart in an envelope to anywhere in the world with this quick and easy Valentine’s Day craft idea.  These were first published over at Buttons Galore and More as part of my design team status.  Supplies were provided by them but all projects and opinions are my own.

 
Mason Jar Valentines -- give a mason jar this Valentine's Day with this super simple button heart jar.  Click to get the instructions on making your own.
 

Mason Jar Valentines Supplies:

Portions of the below supplies were given to me as part of my design team status on various teams.  All projects and opinions are my own however.
Mason Jar Valentines -- give a mason jar this Valentine's Day with this super simple button heart jar.  Click to get the instructions on making your own.

Mason Jar Valentines Instructions:  

Paint both sides of the chipboard mason jar with 2 -3 light coats of paint.  Allow to dry completely in between coats.

Mason Jar Valentines -- give a mason jar this Valentine's Day with this super simple button heart jar.  Click to get the instructions on making your own.

Allow your mason jar to dry completely.  Then wrap the top with baker’s twine.  Tie and leave your ends loose as shown below for now.

Mason Jar Valentines -- give a mason jar this Valentine's Day with this super simple button heart jar.  Click to get the instructions on making your own.

Lay out a heart like shape with the buttons as shown below.  Use hot glue to secure the buttons in place when you are happy with the placement.

Mason Jar Valentines -- give a mason jar this Valentine's Day with this super simple button heart jar.  Click to get the instructions on making your own.

Add a second layer of buttons on top of the first as shown below.  Write on your tag with the sharpie then punch a hole and tie into place with the twine.  Add a rhinestone to the center of the bow as shown with hot glue.  Trim away any excess baker’s twine with scissors.

Mason Jar Valentines -- give a mason jar this Valentine's Day with this super simple button heart jar.  Click to get the instructions on making your own.

Add this mason jar valentine to an envelope if desired for a perfect gift to anyone your love for Valentine’s Day.  Will you give mason jar Valentines to your sweetheart this year?  Grab the supplies and get started today.

Two more days to audition for One Month To Win It!!

Come and audition for One Month To Win It!!  Two more days left!!  Some great prizes this season!  First place is your choice of $100 gift cards!!  See GREAT!!  Audition now!!
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Link up any post that is not more than 30 days old that shows off your crafting talent!  Be sure to link back to OMTWI with a text link or button.  10 crafts will be choosen by the judges from the auditions — 2 more will be choosen via randomizer.org!  The competition will run through November and each week will have a different theme.  The winners are based on 1/2 judge’s vote and 1/2 poll.  ANYONE CAN WIN THIS ONE!!  Come on over and join in the fun!

~Thanks for stopping by!~
~Angie~

Crafting Competitions!! Auditions and I am competing!!

Tons of crafting competition news this week!! 
First of all, come and audition for One Month To Win It!!  We have some fabulous prizes lined up and it promises to be tons of fun! 
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Link up any post that is not more than 30 days old that shows off your crafting talent!  Be sure to link back to OMTWI with a text link or button.  10 crafts will be choosen by the judges from the auditions — 2 more will be choosen via randomizer.org!  The competition will run through November and each week will have a different theme.  The winners are based on 1/2 judge’s vote and 1/2 poll.  ANYONE CAN WIN THIS ONE!!  Come on over and join in the fun!

Now for some equally exciting news!!  I am competing in AMERICAN CRAFTER!!  I will be begging for your votes later this week so stay by your computers!  Can anyone tell that I love crafting competitions??  Yep just a smidge…  This week is Halloween week and I will be showing off some a spooky Halloween costume!!  You will have to wait til Friday! 

 
Til tomorrow! :)
~Thanks for stopping by!~
~Angie~

OMTWI Auditions are OPEN!!

Season 5 AUDITIONS are OPEN at Running With Scissors through June 15th!  Be sure to audition!  We would love to have you compete!! 





AUDITION HERE!


Season 5 Prizes
1st place

$25 gift certificate to Melissa G Hollis
$25 gift certificate to Whachuneed Supply Co

2nd place
$25 gift certificate to Pretty Much Dana

Ready to win??  Will you make the cut??  Audition now!
~Angie~

Audition for OMTWI by TOMORROW!!

Last day is tomorrow to audition for OMTWI!!  Head on over here and link up!
If you have not already, you can read all about the contest here.
The prizes for Season 4 are:

1st Place
Appliqued Stretchy Knit Sling Bag by Love Knots 4 Baby ($25 value)
$25 Gift Certificate to Arcoiris Bundles of Joy
$25 Gift Certificate to Belle Rose Designs


2nd Place
Custom Mother’s Name and Birthstone Bracelet from Make It Sparkly Mama (approx $30 value)

3rd Place

Necklace and Ring from Debbie Choo (approx $22 value)

~Thanks for stopping by!~
~Angie~

One Month To Win It Season 4 Auditions

Welcome to the auditions for Season 4 of One Month To Win It!  I can’t believe it is about to be Season 4!  We have had some amazing crafters along the way!  Ready to join in the fun??
If you have not already, you can read all about the contest here.
The prizes for Season 4 are:

1st Place
Appliqued Stretchy Knit Sling Bag by Love Knots 4 Baby ($25 value)
$25 Gift Certificate to Arcoiris Bundles of Joy
$25 Gift Certificate to Belle Rose Designs


2nd Place
Custom Mother’s Name and Birthstone Bracelet from Make It Sparkly Mama (approx $30 value)

3rd Place

Necklace and Ring from Debbie Choo (approx $22 value)

Now….are you ready to link up??

Audition Rules:

1) Link up any one post that shows your crafting talent. Any post is acceptable — there are no themes for the auditions.

2) Post must be recent — within the past three months.

3) Please use the OMTWI button in your blog post or sidebar — this is mandatory!  Grab your buttons from this page.

4) Only one link up per person please.

5) Please make sure your email address is on your blog. This is the only way we have to contact you!

6) You must not have competed in a season of OMTWI before! If you have been choosen as the top 12 to compete, please do not link up an audition post. However, if you are a co-contributor to the same blog, a different person (same blog) will be allowed to compete.



7)  The judges will pick 11 contestants from the audition party.  The 12th contestant will be choosen via randomizer.org.  An email will be sent to the contestants a few days after the linky ends.  You must respond to this email within 72 hours to compete.  Those 12 contestants will compete for the top 3 prizes!

8)  The contest will be consist of 4 challenges during the month of June.  Challenges will be in your first email.  Please make sure you are able to compete in June before linking up.
9)  Auditions close May 18th.

Can’t wait to see those projects!!
Any questions?  Drop me a line or leave a comment — I will get to ‘em ASAP! :) 
~Thanks!!~
~Angie~

One Month To Win It Season 3!!

We are at Season 3!!  I can hardly believe it!  The projects this week KNOCKED MY SOCKS OFF!!  Y’all head on over to One Month to Win It and just try to pick ONE fave!  Before you go…show our sponsors some love!  We have a great prize package this season!!
Agape Love DesignsPhoto Making JewelryPrecious Elaine
Stamped with LoveBonita BellitaSay It With Letters
Guess what else??  Auditions for Season 4 are going to be RIGHT HERE starting May 11th!!  Y’all get your projects ready!
~Angie~

TWO Exciting Craft Contests for you to enter TODAY!

First of all OMTWI auditions start today on At Second Street for the May competition!  Head on over there and link up your project
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Want to know what you could win?


1st place:
2 patterns from V and Co.
$25 gift certificate to Say It With Letters
$25 gift certificate to Precious Elaine
$25 gift certificate to Bonita Bellita


2nd place:
1 pattern from V and Co. 
Fabric Necklace from Agape Love Boutique
Glass Photo Pendant Kit from Photo Jewelry Making


3rd place:
1 pattern from V and Co.
$25 gift certificate to Stamped with Love


Amazing right?? 

Now for another competition starting today!  Crystal from Crystal’s Craft Spot is hosting a Fabric Craft Challenge!

And guess who the judge is??  ME!!  Plus I am offering a pin cushion as the prize for 1st place!!  All you have to do is link up a fabric post to her linky party!  GOOD LUCK!!  Hope to see lots of great projects!!

Now go compete!!
~Angie~