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Photo Jar Ornaments

Make these photo snow globes with plastic jars from the dollar store.
30 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Author Angie Holden

What You Will Need

  • Plastic jar
  • Styrofoam ball
  • Craft knife
  • Mod Podge
  • Fake snow
  • Mini trees
  • Printed photos
  • Marker
  • Scissors
  • Hot glue and a glue gun
  • Small foam balls
  • Ribbon


  • Use one of the flatter sides of the jar as a guide and trace around it. Then cut your picture to fit. Use decoupage to adhere to the inside of the ornament and allow to dry completely.
    adding a photo inside of a plastic jar
  • Cut a piece off of the styrofoam ball the size of the inside of the lid. Then cover with decoupage and fake snow. Use hot glue to add a few mini trees to the top. Allow this to dry completely as well.
    adding trees to a snow globe ornament
  • Once dry, add some of the small foam balls to the inside of your jar and add the lid. Then hot glue a looped ribbon to the top. You are ready to add these cute photo snow globes to your tree.
    photo snow globe ornament