Owl Graduation Gift in a Jar

Posted by on April 8, 2016
Owl Graduation Gift in a Jar


Everyone will love getting this owl graduation gift in a jar. Make this fun owl and fill it with the gift of your choice. Give it to graduates of all ages on their big day.

Supplies needed to make your own owl graduation gift in a jar:

  • Mason jar with lid (pint size)
  • White spray paint
  • Black spray paint
  • Graduation hat gift box
  • Grey, tan, and orange felt
  • Bottle caps
  • Googly eyes
  • OL2088 labels (I used the true blue color)
  • Printable label file
  • Owl pattern page
  • Hot glue and glue gun
  • Scissors

Make this owl graduation gift in a jar for someone special! A fun idea for anyone that is graduating!Paint the jar and lid first and set aside to dry completely. Print your labels and owl pattern page while you wait for the jar to dry. Once everything is dry, start with the hat box and carefully remove the top portion.

Make this owl graduation gift in a jar for someone special! A fun idea for anyone that is graduating!Use hot glue to secure the tassel into place.

Make this owl graduation gift in a jar for someone special! A fun idea for anyone that is graduating!Then, use additional hot glue to put the mason jar lid onto the graduation hat top.

Make this owl graduation gift in a jar for someone special! A fun idea for anyone that is graduating!Cut your pattern pieces from the felt. Take the two large pieces and add them to the jar with hot glue. They should meet in the front as shown. They may or may not overlap slightly in the back depending on the size of your jar.

Make this owl graduation gift in a jar for someone special! A fun idea for anyone that is graduating!Hot glue the beak of the owl into place on the front of your jar.

Make this owl graduation gift in a jar for someone special! A fun idea for anyone that is graduating!Add the googly eyes to the center of the bottle caps with hot glue. Use additional glue to secure them into place on the front of the jar.

Make this owl graduation gift in a jar for someone special! A fun idea for anyone that is graduating!Take two labels and put them onto a dowel with the sticky portions facing each other.

Make this owl graduation gift in a jar for someone special! A fun idea for anyone that is graduating!Add on the wings to the sides of the jar with the graduation sign under one wing. Secure everything with hot glue.

Make this owl graduation gift in a jar for someone special! A fun idea for anyone that is graduating!Your owl graduation gift in a jar is ready to be given to any graduate.

Make this owl graduation gift in a jar for someone special! A fun idea for anyone that is graduating!Fill the jar with money, candy, or anything else that the person will love and will fit in a jar. This fun gift idea will be a hit at any graduation celebration. Plus, you can make it in minutes with these easy-to-follow instructions. Enjoy and make this owl graduation gift in a jar for someone you know!
Make this owl graduation gift in a jar for someone special! A fun idea for anyone that is graduating!

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