How to Make a Jar Planter

by Karina Tokaji

Learn how to make an easy and pretty planter out of jars!


  • 2 zip-ties
  • 2 jars (diameter 6cm/height 9.5cm)
  • 1 piece of wood - (21cm long/8.5cm tall/2cm thick)
  • spray paint - colors of your choice
  • plants - of your choice
  • soil/rocks (for planting)
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Drill two holes into the wood 6cm apart from each other. The first hole should be 3cm apart from from the edge.

    Step 2

    Drill another two holes 3.5cm apart from the first two with the same measurements. Make sure that all four holes are 2.5cm apart from the top.

    Step 3

    Place the two jars on top of the wood in between the two holes.

    Step 4

    Use your spray paint of choice and spray it over your jars and wood in however pattern/way you like.

    Step 5

    Finally, Secure the jars onto the wood using zip-ties and add plants of your choice.