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Mother's Day succulents

A Weekend DIY project with Resene

Create these beautiful hand-painted jars and fill with succulents for a lovely Mother's Day gift!

Paint and plant jars for mothers day presents
Happy Mother’s Day!  xx

You will need:


  1. Clean and dry the jars.
  2. Apply one coat of Resene Waterborne Smooth Surface Sealer
  3. Apply two coats of your selected Resene testpot colours to the outside of each jar by brush, allowing dry time between each coat.
  4. Once dry, fill your jars with potting mix and place succulents inside.

Extra ideas:

  • You could also apply patterns, shapes or designs to the jars.
  • These could also be used as a vase for small posies of flowers or filled with your mums favourite chocolates or sweets.
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