Snow Globes

  • Difficulty: Low
  • Completion Time: 1 hour 2 minutes

Let it Snow: Step-by-step Snow Globes

Materials Needed

Amount Material
1 Consol jar with a tight fitting lid
1 Hot glue gun or super glue
1 Distilled water
1 Liquid glycerine
1 Fake snow or glitter
1 Small plastic trees, animals, houses, or other decorations of your choice


  1. Glue decorative items to the inside of the lid and allow to dry
  2. Fill the jar about 3/4 full of water
  3. Add a few pinches of glitter or fake snow to the jar
  4. Screw the lid on tightly
  5. Turn jar upside-down and watch the snow fall
  6. Remove the lid and add several drops of liquid glycerine making sure there’s room for air at the top. Repeat steps 4 and 5
  7. Now decorate the base (lid) of your snow globe with ribbon, fabric, or pretty paper
Howto Globe