30+ Spring Mason Jar Crafts
There are so many fun ways to use mason jars for craft projects. Get inspired with these Spring mason jar crafts! There’s everything here from Spring home decor, vases, planters, Easter projects, Mother’s Day gifts, and more!
Just a few more short weeks until spring which means it’s time to bust out the spring decor!
Mason jars have been around forever and they are definitely quintessential “farmhouse”, but they are so many different ways to use them.
Whether you are using them for decorations or creating something new – like a lantern – there are tons of options. I’m rounding up my favorite Spring mason jar crafts at the end of this article!
Farmhouse Spring Mason Jar Vase
Who doesn’t love a good mason jar craft?! Plus, Michaels makes it easy to find the prettiest flowers.
Believe me, I’m no professional flower arrangement maker (though doesn’t that sound like a fun job!!) so absolutely anyone can make this!
Welcome in Spring by making an easy mason jar craft with a beautiful farmhouse flower arrangement. This farmhouse spring mason jar planter is SO easy to make!
Hop over to Kenarry to see exactly how I made the farmhouse spring mason jar planter!
Check out these 30+ Spring mason jar craft ideas!
As promised, here are my favorite mason jar craft ideas for Spring! Hope you get inspired!
Spring Mason Jar Crafts
Spring Decor Ideas
Let's kick things off with Spring decor ideas.
Farmhouse Spring Mason Jar Planter
Freshen up your home for Spring with an easy farmhouse spring mason jar vase. This is the perfect way to add some Spring color to your home and it is so easy to make!
Decoupaged Spring Mason Jar Crafts
Do you want to bring spring to your home? Try decoupaging mason jars with a spring-patterned napkin to make a pretty tealight holder!
Spring Centerpiece with Painted Jars
This fun craft project reuses old glass jars to make DIY spring decorations.
Mason Jar Wall Vase
This is a great way to use a plain mason jar in your home. Just grab a small wooden board from the craft store and paint it your favorite color with acrylic paint. A hose clamp fits around the mason jar to attach it to the wood board to make the hanging vase.
Spring Mason Jar Holder Tutorial
Here's another twist with the hanging mason jar for the wall, but this time it is attached with heavy-duty wire. I love the bright teal color she used on the wood plaque too!
DIY Mason Jar Centerpieces
These beautiful Spring mason jars can be used as centerpieces at any celebration! she painted them with Apple Barrel acrylic paint and stenciled on some arrow designs.
They are perfect for holding utensils, straws, and flowers on the table.
Mason Jars Craft Idea
Decoupaging a mason jar is the perfect way to give it new life. Find a colorful napkin design that you love, like this rainbow cow, and attach it to the mason jar with Mod Podge.
Pro Tip - Putting a coat of white acrylic paint behind the napkin is a trick that makes the colors pop a little more!
Romantic Country Spring Tablescape With Mason Jars
Create varied fresh floral arrangements in vintage mason jars to set a beautiful country chic tablescape! It's so easy to do and bonus, you can use flowers from your own backyard! Such a pretty way to decorate for Spring!
DIY Mason Jar Bird Feeder
Spring is in the air! The birds will enjoy this little craft. Just grab empty jars, a wooden spoon, your hot glue gun, a fabric strip, and bird seed to make this easy mason jar bird feeder.
Striped Distressed Mason Jar Vase
Using chalk paint turn a mason jar into a pretty spring vase to brighten up your home!
She started by painting the first color, then marked off the lines with tape for the second color. Finish by distressing and sanding a big for that perfect farmhouse look.
This is definitely one of the most inexpensive projects on the list.
Mason Jar Aquarium
Learn how to make a mason jar aquarium! This fun craft with the kids is perfect for a rainy day this Spring or when you’re stuck inside and looking for something new and different to do.
How cute are those little swimming fish? They are attached to the inside of the mason jar lids with fishing lines and hot glue - genius, right?
Easy Wooden Crate Craft with Mason Jars
Paint this wooden crate and stencil the letters! Fill it with painted mason jars and faux flowers for a super easy farmhouse centerpiece!
DIY Stained Mason Jars
These adorable jars turned out amazing! All you need is the jar, Mod Podge, and food coloring to make these stained glass jars.
Lace Mason Jars
Make these ace mason jars for a fun spring craft project! You can add lace to jars with Mod Podge for home decor or party/wedding favors. On the lids, you can decorate them with spray paint, mini flowers, and birds as shown here.
DIY Spring Vases with Lace
Here’s another twist with lace, but this time there’s just a small piece of lace going around the middle of the mason jar (also attached with Mod Podge) to make a pretty spring vase!
Easter Mason Jar Craft Ideas
Easter is one of the biggest holidays of the Spring season, so we couldn't not share a couple of fun Easter-specific ideas here.
Decorative Painted Easter Jars
Looking for Easter mason jar crafts? You'll love these cute painted Easter jars! Painted with three different designs in an adorable pastel color palette, they turned out perfect. They are a fun addition to a great little Easter basket!
DIY Personalized Mason Jar Tutorial
Learn to make adorable personalized Easter bunny mason jars for Easter (or any special event or holiday) with this simple tutorial! She uses vinyl stickers made with a cutting machine (could use a Silhouette or Cricut). Read more to see the full tutorial to learn how to make these easy Easter candy jars.
Mason Jar Lights and Lanterns
One of the most popular ways to use mason jars is to create a light or lantern! We found so many great ideas to share!
Hanging DIY Mason Jar Lanterns
Filled with fairy lights, flowers, and a simple frosted finish, these hanging DIY mason jar lanterns are a simple way to add romance to your home decor for spring.
Solar-Powered Sea Glass Mason Jar Lanterns
Start by having a great time collecting sea glass and put your collection in empty jars. The lids have a mini solar panel on the top that powers the string light inside.
Hanging Solar Mason Jar Lights from Dollar Tree
Here's another twist on the solar mason jar lights, this time using solar lanterns from the Dollar Tree. She removes the stake from the bottom of the light and then glues the top into the inside of the mason jar ring lid. Such a great idea!
Mason Jar Solar Light
This is a similar concept as the other mason jar solar lights, but this one has a fun twist with tissue paper to make them colorful.
They are a wonderful addition to your outside spring and summer decor. It looks amazing on patios and decks!
DIY Mason Jar Lamp With Illuminated Fabric Flowers
Create this beautiful and ethereal mason jar lamp using DIY singed fabric flowers and fairy lights. The process of making the singed fabric flowers is fully explained in the tutorial. It is such a creative and easy way to make your own flowers!
Pretty Pressed Flower Mason Jar Luminaries
Add some Spring to your space with pretty DIY mason jar luminaries made simply with real pressed hydrangea blooms. I love hydrangeas, but you could use any fresh flowers you want for this craft project! This would make a great Spring gift idea, don't you think?
How to Make Mason Jar Lanterns
Using repurposed glass jars, pebbles, and wire, these tealight candle holders come together quickly!
Easy Floral Mason Jar Oil Lamps for Spring
Learn how to make these beautiful floral mason jar oil lamps for spring. She uses faux flowers, a floating wick, water, and oil on the inside of the jar. They are easy and inexpensive to create and make great gifts.
Mother's Day Gifts with Mason Jars
Another big holiday in the Spring season is Mother's Day of course! Check out these gift ideas for Moms using mason jars.
Mother's Day Handprint Craft Keepsake
This Mother’s Day Handprint craft is the perfect easy craft and makes the best gift for Mom on Mother’s Day. It uses a mason jar, a little bit of paint, Mod Podge, and a potted flower to make the cutest keepsake for Mom, Grandma, Godmother, and more!
Thumbprint Flower Candle Holder
In need of a last-minute Mother’s Day gift idea to make with your child this Spring? This super simple mason jar craft would make a great kid-made gift—and all you’ll need to make it are a few basic supplies!
Mom and Grandma will forever cherish this lovely DIY keepsake that’s covered with little thumbprints!
Mason Jar Planter Ideas
Spring is all about plants, right? So it makes sense to share a few mason jar planter ideas for you to try!
Mason Jar Herb Garden
A mason jar herb garden is the perfect spring craft. Grab some jars and some herb seeds and start your plants to welcome Spring in today. She created the labels for the jars with outdoor vinyl cut with her Cricut machine.
Mini Mason Jar Succulent Planters
Spring will be here before you know it, so learn how to make a pretty mason jar succulent planter. You can personalize them with different colors.
Use them as a sweet favor at each place setting at your dining room table, or even put them to line a window sill! She uses faux succulents, but you could also use real succulents in these little planters.
Jute-Wrapped Succulent Mason Jar Decorations
Another way to use mason jars as a planter is to wrap them with jute twine and secure them with hot glue. Love how they turned out here for these little mason jar succulent planters.
In case you’re interested in more spring decor, I have a whole board on Pinterest dedicated to all things spring.
Wishing you a joyful day!
Which of these Spring mason jar crafts is your favorite??
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*This article was originally published in March 2017 and most recently updated in January 2023.*
That’s such a cute planter! I wish we had a Michael’s over here. Now I miss going. Haha
Gosh I don’t know what I would do without Michaels. Probably save a lot of money 😉
Haha!! Yes, Sarah!
Those flowers are so pretty and springy! I have a painted mason jar on hand that I could use for my own little arrangement. All I’m missing are the flowers.
Thanks Shani! You’re only one trip to Michaels away then 😉